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Prolonged dispute keeps new FOIA office only on paper

Disagreement swirls around location, funding.

Senate Democrats call out Defense on clean-up record

Environment and Public Works chairwoman criticizes department for shirking its duties regarding contaminated sites.


Legislative logjam could leave agencies in the lurch

A continuing resolution to fund agencies in the new fiscal year that starts Oct. 1 is on the list of unfinished legislation.

Non-Cabinet agencies included in formal succession planning process

Executive order instructs executive branch agencies to record who would assume top position in case of death or resignation.

Interior pledges to reform royalty collection program

Inspector general says financial loss to taxpayers is unclear.

Interest groups prepare last-ditch battle over contracting measures

Lawmakers are attempting to enact acquisition mandates by attaching them to the high-priority defense policy bill.

Panel gets static on how to develop first responder system

FCC and Homeland Security are in charge of building the national emergency communications network.

GSA boasts improvements in small business contracting

Agency says it surpassed congressional goals in all but one area; a governmentwide report is still pending.

Senators press for more Hill oversight of anthrax probe

Judiciary Committee chair and ranking member express doubts that federal scientist Bruce Ivins acted alone in the 2001 anthrax attacks.

House panel probes failed Homeland Security contracts

Democrats say taxpayers footed a $15 billion bill for poorly managed acquisitions.