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Nonagenarian senator is helping keep holds alive

At 92, Sen. Robert Byrd, D-W.Va., remains a formidable opponent of Senate rule changes.

Building security agency’s workforce plan questioned

Watchdog wonders how the Federal Protective Service will pay, hire and train new employees.

Senator questions using unspent stimulus money to avoid teacher layoffs

Proposal would just move funds from "one pocket to the other," Education committee chairman says.

Rep. Jim Moran, D-Va., unveiled the measure.

Lawmakers seek better training for supervisors

Under a bipartisan House bill, federal managers would get more training on such issues as conducting performance reviews.

NASA sued for failing to disclose contracting information

Advocacy group wants data it claims will shed light on whether a space program partner is meeting small business subcontracting goals.

Obama appoints former IG to head Minerals Management Service

Michael R. Bromwich pursued misconduct and corruption cases as Justice Department inspector general.

Democrats keep up push on BP liability

Lawmakers say eliminating the liability cap is necessary even if the oil company agrees to put $20 billion in an escrow account.

Procurement survey finds room for savings, process improvements

Contracting professionals suggest they can cut their budgets 30 percent by making acquisition operations more efficient.

Administration wants input on small business concerns

Public meeting later this month will provide an opportunity to discuss giving small firms more government gigs.

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Treasury kicks off effort to go paperless with federal benefits

Social Security, Office of Personnel Management and other benefits to be sent electronically.

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