The growth of mandatory entitlement programs and interest on the national debt leave little wiggle room in the budget.
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Officials announce the launch of a recovery audit contractor program that will track businesses with high billing.
Recent adjustments, including a new focus on infantry brigades, have helped assuage some congressional concerns.
Agency will no longer verify status; companies can self-certify or get help from a third-party.
Books offer advice on establishing relationships, setting clear agendas, communicating with employees and learning government jargon.
At least 52 veterans ran as non-incumbents in House and Senate primaries across the nation.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement ordered to spend $1 billion on effort this fiscal year.
Document establishes a common framework for cataloging employee skills.
Economic rescue bill would give Secretary Henry Paulson authority to waive traditional contracting and hiring rules.
Top 20 opportunities for fiscal 2009 will come from recompetitions or consolidations of agreements already awarded, report says.