Official tells lawmakers reductions would apply narrowly to service support contracts.
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Continuing resolution funding agencies through early March contains a provision holding civilian salaries steady for two years.
Pentagon-style quadrennial assessment sets agenda for multiagency coordination of foreign aid and crisis response.
The Energy Department's poor record of overseeing contracts is threatening projects critical to public health and national security.
Continuing resolution would fund agencies for 45 to 90 days early next year.
Senators abandon effort to pass a $1.11 trillion fiscal 2011 spending bill, will focus on short-term continuing resolution.
Measure requires agencies to name chief operating and performance improvement officers.
Rep. Elijah Cummings will have to counter fiery incoming chairman Rep. Darrell Issa, who is expected to question the Obama administration aggressively.
All Partners Access Network will improve chat functions and registration , as well as add e-mail.
Bonus payments also would be put on ice for two years.