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From Nextgov.com: Napolitano freezes spending for high-tech border security project

Secretary cites cost overruns and missed deadlines as reasons to move $50 million in Recovery Act funding for the first phase of SBInet to pay for proven technologies.

White House details ethics agreement with TSA nominee

Harding will have three levels of recusals for dealing with the contracting business he founded in 2003 and the clients and partners of that business.

Senate approves FAA rider to return unspent earmarks

Plan would require OMB to determine how many similar earmarks there are governmentwide.

Committee to review gaps in contractor suspension and debarment

Three recent IG reports have found major deficiencies in the system for preventing unethical contractors from getting on the government payroll.

SEC chief backs self-funding

Plan would allow the commission to retain the fees it collects.

The bill’s sponsor, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, says he is not trying to get feds fired.

Lawmakers, employee groups clash over tax bill

Opponents say legislation banning tax delinquents from government service could unfairly target federal employees.

Narrow Margin

The results of latest polls are not nearly as favorable for Democrats as superficial glances would suggest.

Nominee's ties to TSA contractors raise ethics concerns

White House says retired Army Maj. Gen. Robert Harding will recuse himself for one year from matters relating to security firm he founded.

OMB details many concerns with intelligence bills

Congressional notification provisions in House and Senate authorization measures top the list of issues.

Legal adviser: Drone position will be explained

State Department's Harold Koh said he is "comfortable" with the administration's legal position on the use of unmanned aircraft to kill suspected terrorists.