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Treasury chief signals administration will renew TARP program

Officials fear a lack of liquidity could stall economic recovery.

Senate confirms key regulatory nominee

Cass Sunstein will head OMB's Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.


Senator urges faster buildup of Afghan forces

Carl Levin, D-Mich., says move would be more effective than sending more U.S. combat troops to the country.

‘Routine’ Coast Guard exercise sparks alarm

Homeland Security officials will examine how a normal training event in Washington led to fear of a terrorist incident during Sept. 11 memorial ceremonies.

USDA will debut new version of online learning platform

AgLearn will provide more social media tools for employees to use and serve as a model for job training programs in China.

Energy Savings Performance Contracts don’t measure up, IG finds

New report raises doubts about the mechanism many agencies use to finance facilities upgrades.

Report finds room for improvement in Recovery Act transparency

OMB Watch calls for more comprehensive reporting from subrecipients and enhanced performance metrics for stimulus projects.

Energy improves Recovery Act reporting, IG says

Although work remains, department is developing financial controls for stimulus spending and mitigating fiscal risk.

From Nextgov.com: Government works toward a more proactive cybersecurity approach

Detection of intruders is an incremental step in prevention of cyberattacks , Homeland Security official says.

Researchers pursue new anthrax vaccine

There is currently only one anthrax vaccine licensed for use in the United States, but it does not provide permanent immunity from infection by the bacteria.