Federal lobbyists will be prohibited from any lobbying while they are at work on the transition.
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Observers say a federal court ruling that voids small business contracting goal could affect minority procurement programs governmentwide.
Industry is optimistic that the Obama administration and new Congress will establish a more harmonious tone.
The Bush administration has been reluctant to send rescue funds to companies not in the financial services field.
Republican leaders will have up to eight seats to fill on House panel, while Senate committee gears up for new chairman.
Senate majority leader reminds Democrats of embattled chairman's support of the party.
The financial management, e-government and human capital initiatives are likely to live on; program assessments are headed for an overhaul, and competitive sourcing is in peril.
Brookings Institution report suggests Obama should start with manageable and bipartisan legislative proposals.
Senator's fight to keep chairmanship could disrupt vetting and confirmation process for major appointments in Obama administration.
One official said 900 weapons were shipped improperly, though another said the figure is lower.