Administration emphasizes social issues and opens rule-making to public comment, policy observer says.
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President's address is expected to focus on jobs and fiscal responsibility.
Proposed amendment to debt limit bill would rescind funding for duplicative programs and funding that hasn't been designated for a particular purpose fast enough.
Memo asks the IRS and OMB to find ways to keep “deadbeat” companies off the government payroll.
But industry sources predict modest increase in Pentagon spending will go largely to personnel and healthcare costs instead of new weapons systems.
Director of National Intelligence Dennis Blair wants to make it easier to target people for secondary screening at airports.
Some officials are worried about increased denial of visas and additional security against people coming from 14 nations identified as potential sources of terrorists.
Lack of permanent leadership is delaying action on important issues, union officials say.
National Journal finds the administration is following up on a number of the president’s campaign trail promises.
Obama and Hill Democrats should have focused much more on the economy and jobs.