Some groups are arguing that extra security measures for passenger from certain countries amount to racial profiling.
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Union officials are wary of an excise tax provision in the Senate version, which they claim would hit their members and other middle-class workers.
Martha Johnson was named administrator in April, but a hold by Republican Sen. Kit Bond has left her in limbo.
Ron Sanders has been instrumental in creation of intelligence pay-for-performance systems.
Agriculture development is the Obama administration's top nonmilitary priority in Afghanistan.
Leaders of Senate oversight committee will hold a hearing to examine why the intelligence community was unable to detect attempted Christmas Day attack.
Republicans question chairman’s commitment to the job, but Democrat fights back.
Suspect in the attempted Christmas Day terror attack was flagged in one database, but his name never appeared on the watch or no-fly list.
Arizona Republican has placed holds on nominees with jurisdiction over tax policy and international finance because of a delay in new Internet gambling prohibitions.
Transportation spokeswoman says there was no time to competitively bid contracts to administer the program.