Final deficit commission report proposes reform of FEHBP and government retirement systems.
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Bid protests filed with GAO increase 16 percent in fiscal 2010 from the previous year, but most cases are resolved before the watchdog issues a decision.
The administration continues to deal with the fallout from the WikiLeaks disclosures.
Unisys gets contract to partner with Google to implement system that is estimated to cut costs by 50 percent over five years.
The White House has made the second engine an example of government waste.
Continuing resolution would keep the government running until Dec. 18, with most programs at fiscal 2010 levels.
GOP pledges to step up oversight create both danger and opportunity.
Only 39 lawmakers favored suspending the chamber's rules and voting directly on the proposal.
Gene Dodaro is a 30-year veteran of GAO, and has run the agency in an acting role since March 2008.
Chamber's version leaves FDA funding for expanded investigations up to appropriators.