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Secretary Ray LaHood told employees to report to work unless instructed otherwise.

Congressional inaction forces Transportation to furlough 2,000

Department sends home inspectors after lawmaker blocks short-term Highway Trust Fund extension.

Lawmaker pitches Consumer Financial Protection Agency counteroffer

Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., calls for a new division housed within FDIC to strengthen financial regulation.

From Nextgov.com: Army and Air Force continue to ban flash media

After U.S. Strategic Command approves limited use of USB devices , the services work on policies and procedures for the use of the media on computers and networks.

Hoyer: Comity needed to avoid widespread fiscal ruin

Majority leader says "bipartisan trust, presidential leadership and a public spirit" are needed to stabilize the country's financial situation.

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Coming soon: New guidelines on which federal jobs can be outsourced

Administration this month plans to unveil a proposal drawing a clearer line between contract and inherently governmental work.

GAO: Federal financial picture is grim

Agencies reported $98 billion in improper payments in 2009; outlays far outpace revenues over long term.

Marines storm the Hill seeking equal billing with Navy

Legislation would expand the name of the department and its secretary to the "Navy and Marine Corps."

New analysis fuels debate over alternative F-35 engine

Pentagon study advises against funding an alternate engine for the jet, despite finding that doing so would cost no more than procuring only the primary engine.

Interagency contracts aren't big money-savers, panelists say

Contracting observers cite lack of oversight and inadequate competition as significant weaknesses in fee-based procurement arrangements.

Proposed benefit for certain contractors draws fire

Administration reportedly considering a plan that would favor contractors who pay employees a prevailing wage, offer health care.

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