Industry and Congress support the Pentagon’s efficiency initiative goals, but await more information on implementation.
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Legislation would ban Foreign Corrupt Practices Act violators from doing business with the government.
Republicans estimate that Democrats want to add about $25 billion to the continuing resolution.
But some medical equipment firms and hospitals say the program will have an adverse impact on businesses, jobs and patients.
Bill will include language that would give an estimated 11 million illegal immigrants in the country a way to earn citizenship.
Aerospace Industry Association president says proposals align closely with many of the recommendations the private sector gave the Pentagon.
Group wants changes in set-asides, bundling and workforce training.
Service will insource 4,000 acquisition personnel and hire hundreds more to boost workforce.
The president's grades have fallen, in some cases faster, among groups that supported him in 2008.
Subcommittee's decision is to buy ll less fighters than the department requested; panel also excludes funding for alternate engine.