The vote opens a vacancy atop the Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
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Jim Williams calls for all agency supply schedules to be open to state and local governments.
The service is enlarging its active-duty force by 65,000 soldiers and its National Guard and Reserve units by another 9,000 troops, but more additions could be necessary if the current pace of operations continues.
Union says pay for performance creates incentive to underreport air traffic controller mistakes.
Summaries are designed to help the incoming administration home in on urgent challenges.
Twenty of 24 major agencies passed their evaluations, including the Treasury Department, which had to submit its statements just as the economic rescue began.
Former Senate majority leader was a close adviser to Obama throughout the campaign.
Banking Committee chairman said he hopes to approve special inspector general by unanimous consent.
The final vote by the full Democratic Caucus is scheduled for Thursday morning.
Agency lowers bar for consultation, requiring state and local input on any federal regulation estimated to cost $25 million or more.