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House members create caucus to fight contracting abuse

Group might aim to counteract many members' belief that the administration's failure to stop contracting abuses and waste necessitates quick passage of new ...

May 27, 2008 Leave a comment

TSA contracting exemption to end next month

Agency will have to follow Federal Acquisition Regulation beginning June 23.

May 27, 2008 Leave a comment

Mars lander communications successfully linked

NASA uses system of more than 100,000 lines of software code to direct Phoenix spacecraft and explore the Red Planet .

May 27, 2008 Leave a comment

CMS clears hurdles to collaborate with Food and Drug Administration on drugs

The two agencies will share access to a database containing comprehensive information about the safety and side effects of prescription drugs.

May 23, 2008 Leave a comment

ICE chief urges lawmakers to tour detention facilities

Julie Myers on Friday defended how her agency treats illegal immigrants being held in facilities across the country.

May 23, 2008 Leave a comment

House chairman blasts VA move to set up panel on soldier suicides

Rep. Bob Filner, D-Calif., instead calls for “immediate action” to provide mental health evaluations for discharged service members.

May 23, 2008 Leave a comment

Committee accuses DHS of double-counting small business figures

House Homeland Security panel wants greater oversight of how agency disperses its contracting funds.

May 23, 2008 Leave a comment

Senate gives FDA $265 million in Defense supplemental ’08 funding

Funds would expand agency’s inspections of foreign drug plants and food products, but faces Bush veto.

May 23, 2008 Leave a comment

GAO official says political influence not isolated at Interior

Investigator says four more department officials might have interfered in endangered species decisions for political reasons.

May 22, 2008 Leave a comment

Senator accuses FBI of retaliation against whistleblowers

Iowa Republican cited two cases of veteran FBI agents who were transferred to lesser jobs and became targets of internal probes.

May 22, 2008 Leave a comment