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Controversial amendment could prevent some major contractors from earning future government work, critics say.
As agencies rely more on outside contractors to evaluate bids, GAO sees more complaints about bias.
House chairman seeks names of State Department contractors fired for inappropriately accessing presidential candidates’ files.
Rising user expectations rather than a decline in service could account for lower score.
Air Force planes and Navy ships are reaching the end of their work lives, but current conflicts pinch new purchases.
Filing comes one week after report revealed flawed and possibly illegal use of the security letters by the FBI.
Money would be added to the upcoming fiscal 2008 war supplemental spending bill.
The service has been mum on extra funding needs for shipbuilding; inaccurate cost estimates are undermining credibility with lawmakers.
Effort to link results to budget decisions questioned.