GOP lawmakers criticize Democrats for decreasing missile defense funding over fiscal 2009.
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Case appears to be an example of individual senators with specific, local concerns using their power to hold up a nominee.
Move shows administration is learning from the mistakes of its predecessors, one observer says.
President tells lawmakers he lost confidence in Gerald Walpin; the White House is not providing further details.
Mississippi Democrat wants to take government costs out of the $460 million ceiling.
Report says agencies could lose contractors’ valuable skills if conversion is not managed properly.
Measure overrules Pentagon's decision to kill an alternative engine for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
White House says the move was "carefully considered."
Using methane gas from a city landfill, officials are generating enough electricity and steam to power a shipyard.
Agency official says staffing is set to increase and vests are the subject of negotiations.