Democrats' downballot gains weren't as great as some had hoped.
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Former Navy Secretary Richard Danzig praised for his candid, activist style during previous stint at the Pentagon.
The popular guide to more than 8,000 federal civil service positions will be available on Nov. 12.
Nonprofits are optimistic that President-elect Obama's promises for transparency could mean greater cooperation in finding lost messages.
Federal lobbyists will be prohibited from any lobbying while they are at work on the transition.
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.