The $760 million agreement will help “turn a page” on the department’s “tragic” civil-rights past, Agriculture chief says.
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Congress and environmental groups have turned their attention elsewhere lately.
Many candidates -- looking to capitalize on voter discontent on spending and deficit issues -- have ramped up talk against directing funding to pet projects.
Career development program for workers is the first formal training of its kind for Arlington National Cemetery staff.
Office of Special Counsel recently fired one federal employee and suspended another for illegal fundraising.
The odds are that Democrats will lose seven or eight seats in the Senate.
Center for Public Integrity alleges lawmaker opposed stimulus plan and then made request for funds.
The Merit Systems Protection Board should use a broad threshold to evaluate appeals of employees removed from their positions, say unions.
Legislation provides $250 payment in lieu of 2011 cost-of-living adjustment.
Agency will meet its deadlines under financial regulatory reform law, but faces resource constraints, leader says.