Trial ends without attorneys for former top Bush administration procurement official calling any witnesses to the stand.
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Advocacy groups, legislators welcome Shaun Donovan.
Aides expect the Senate to expedite stimulus package, most Cabinet nominations and legislation to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
Use of supplemental budget requests makes congressional oversight more difficult, report says.
Leavitt says government mandates for guarding private medical information in personal electronic records could stymie the adoption of e-health record systems nationwide.
Republican senators fault Judiciary Committee leader for moving quickly on hearing, despite a request from the panel's ranking member for more time to review background documents.
The Patent and Trademark Office has 700,000 applications in need of processing, not including those currently being reviewed.
Companies now must disclose certain violations to inspectors general.
The Bush administration is motivated by fear that a bankruptcy filing by at least one of the Big Three could reverberate throughout the economy.
The Presidential Records Act could cause a shift in the president-elect's online strategy.