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About 70 percent of agencies are failing to meet at least one requirement, auditors say.
Gaps in guidance and oversight could result in slower-than-anticipated progress on modernization, GAO says.
Senator opposes conference report, arguing it doesn’t do enough to change how projects are reviewed and approved.
Republicans upset there wasn’t more room for debate; partisan atmosphere threatens to spread into other work on spending bills.
Some lawmakers question whether federal officials are leaning on states hard enough to curb potential waste, fraud or abuse in recovery programs.
Language requiring full and open competition for all contracts could prevent the designation of work for small firms, official says.
Agency chief says he is waiting for a presidential panel’s recommendations on improving safety.
Top Democrat on Homeland Security panel seeks GAO review; ranking member already convinced overhaul is necessary.