Additional funding could keep the VH-71 alive and its workforce largely intact as the Pentagon reviews plans for fielding a new presidential helicopter.
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Package contains six appropriations bills that Congress ran out of time to pass individually.
Watchdog says the service should re-evaluate three proposals for the five-year deal, whose price tag could reach $3 billion.
Bill would increase the ceiling for participation in the 8(a) program from $750,000 to $978,722.
Recommended measures “encourage agencies to take concrete steps to improve their security,” announcement states.
News analysis indicates that the number of government workers earning more than six figures has spiked during the last two years.
Vote on the nearly $450 billion fiscal 2010 spending omnibus package is scheduled for Sunday.
Bill creating a $4.6 billion compensation fund may mark beginning of multibillion-dollar congressional effort to settle discrimination suits.
Final rule creates set-aside program for veteran-owned and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses.
Dems want to add to the fiscal 2010 spending package legislation that requires offsets for any tax and mandatory spending bills that increase the deficit.