OVERSIGHT - ALL ARTICLES

Results 6791-6800 of 11493
CIA Director Leon Panetta has given a series of public speeches on national security priorities.

Spy agency steps into the public eye

The CIA is taking open government efforts seriously, releasing documents and airing candid assessments of past operations.

Senators aim to stave off 3 percent tax withholding for contractors

Controversial requirement intended to ensure tax compliance is slated to take effect next year.

Inouye: No earmarks for the next two years

Senate Appropriations Committee chairman heeds call from GOP and Obama to eschew bills with pork.

GAO: Northern border remains too porous

A new report says the U.S.-Canada border is still too vulnerable to drug smuggling and terrorists.

From Nextgov.com: Agencies face challenges in delivering open government, report says

Outdated website software, privacy worries and a shortage of funding have delayed implementation of President Obama’s initiative.

Senate to take up FAA reauthorization measure

Two-year bill sets policy on issues like adoption of the NextGen satellite-based air traffic control system, and authorizes about $35 billion in spending.

Unions praise end of airport privatization program

TSA decides not to accept new applications from private companies for screening services.

Two new bills take aim at EPA authority

Dueling pieces of legislation will lay down the markers for how aggressively the Senate will seek to hamstring the Obama administration’s carbon regulations.

CREW preempts Issa by posting responses to his letter

Lawmaker said he would release industry responses to his request for information on federal regulations along with an analysis in February.

Issa’s request for agency FOIA records draws mixed reviews

House oversight panel chairman’s demand for Freedom of Information Act data could improve performance -- or overburden offices.