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Legislation was introduced after hearings last year revealing that one of the managers at a troubled Washington-area firm hired by the Federal Protective ...
Bill would keep employee vetting program as voluntary, though some states have mandated its use.
Losing bidder says proposals weren't assessed on merits.
Annual survey of federal finance managers shows disconnect between reporting and performance.
Civil liberties advocates say the rules governing state "fusion centers" are unclear, and the centers have experienced mission creep.
Legislation would give the watchdog agency authority to pursue civil action against federal agencies and to interview federal employees under oath.
Robert Shea administered Program Assessment Rating Tool, among other initiatives.
If Congress cannot find offsets elsewhere for the legislation, the White House said it also would consider a veto of the remaining 11 spending bills.