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Lawmakers will focus on spending bills next week

One-month continuing resolution to keep government running past Sept. 30 would buy lawmakers time to finish spending bills, but additional extensions might be necessary.

Interior launches ethics program

Bureaus have 45 days to submit detailed compliance plans to headquarters.

Officials poised to launch tanker contest

Goal is to award a contract by the middle of next year, in the hopes of rolling the first tanker off production lines by 2015.

OMB Chief Performance Officer Jeff Zients

OMB will create new performance management framework for agencies

The approach will include elements from existing programs, top agency official says.

From Nextgov.com: NIST releases more development standards for smart electric grid

Requirements focus on cybersecurity and interoperability issues to improve technical capabilities, energy management and data exchange.

Senate is set to limit funding for White House czars

To qualify for appropriations, policy coordinators would have to appear before congressional panels and submit biannual reports to lawmakers.

White House kicks off budget-cutting contest for federal employees

Winner will meet with President Obama and the submission will be included in the Executive Office's fiscal 2011 budget proposal.

GAO says State Department needs to revisit hardship pay

Reports find that despite efforts, department still needs to fill posts in dangerous areas as well as beef up officers' foreign language skills.

DCAA called out again over mismanagement

Agency leaders cite improvements to correct audit problems, but Senate panel says complete overhaul is needed.

House aims for Thursday vote on stopgap spending bill

Legislation would keep the federal government running after the fiscal year ends on Sept. 30, giving lawmakers more time to finish appropriations measures.