Move is a victory for the Obama administration in its push to revamp the financial regulatory system and a defeat for the banking lobby.
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Government will have about 30 million doses of vaccine by the end of October, which is about 10 million fewer than had been projected.
None of the 2,800 employees affected will face layoffs, but some could be offered incentives to leave.
The prospect of the jobless rate hovering around 10 percent leading up to the 2010 midterm election should keep Democrats up at night.
The service is seeking industry input on what is technologically feasible and affordable before it puts out a request for proposals.
Military commanders in Iraq and Afghanistan brace for a new enemy: the H1N1 virus.
Senate poised to approve Homeland Security appropriations measure, which would provide $42.8 billion in discretionary funds, and excludes two E-Verify provisions.
The House has passed all 12 fiscal 2010 spending bills, but few of them have moved through the Senate.
Within the next week, Recovery.gov will list detailed summaries of noncompetitive, nonfixed price contracts.
Kathleen Merrigan is planning to continue running the USDA budget, despite an organizational revamp.