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Patent and Trademark Office budget amendment approved

Senator says economic benefits are lost when pace of patent approval slows.

Prospect of congressional interference in tanker contract sparks concern

Lawmakers could set a perilous precedent if they overturn Air Force decision, critics say.

GSA signs agreement to open advanced design software

International standards for so-called Building Information Modeling will cut design and construction costs, officials say.

Government Reform panel passes contractor database bill

Republican committee members voice concern that the measure could allow unfair attacks on companies.

Key House lawmakers criticize shipbuilding plan

Rep. Gene Taylor, D-Miss., calls Navy plan "pure fantasy."

Veterans Affairs closer to deploying comprehensive e-Benefits portal

Department expects to have a bare-bones site soon with health, benefits information for vets.

GSA seeks to require federal travelers to use contract hotels

Comprehensive legislative package also would streamline the process of setting mileage reimbursement rates and expand child care services.

Senate leader: Food safety legislation a priority

Harry Reid, D-Nev., said Tuesday he will attempt to pass a reauthorization bill for the agency in the next work period.

Panel targets GAO pay system

Performance-based approach was a hallmark of David Walker's tenure as head of the agency.

Groups push FAA reauthorization as inspection officials come under fire

Wide range of organizations unite behind stalled legislation for varying reasons.