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General: Air National Guard needs new fighter jets

Air National Guard's requirements are especially urgent because planes are older and there is no plan to address their early "age-out," official says.

Cost of Senate health care bill pegged at $900 billion

Tax on insurance companies would help cover the costs.

McCaskill will wait on Alaska native contracting reform

Democratic senator withdraws amendment to Defense spending bill that would have required ANCs to operate under sole-source caps.

OMB Director Peter Orszag

OMB instructs agencies to save $40 billion annually by streamlining acquisitions

Memos include requirements for building in-house capabilities and tracking contractor past performance.

From Nextgov.com: Software company won earmarked funds for work on military health records

Defense employee has alleged that Adara Networks received software code in advance of winning sole-source contract.

Panel approves hiring reform, expands whistleblower protections

Legislation to streamline employment process and protect whistleblowers sails through Senate committee markup.

Lesser of Two Evils

Waiting may be better for Democrats than losing on climate change or health care reform.

OMB discloses budget cuts found by Cabinet members

Agency heads identified $102 million in fiscal 2009 cuts, and another $140 million savings for fiscal 2010.

Senate looks to clear two spending measures this week

Energy and Water, Agriculture bills on tap before August recess.


OPM takes strategic planning process public

Director sets Oct. 1 deadline for new plan, and suggests agency reorganization could follow.