Bipartisan legislation is similar to 2008 executive order aimed at streamlining background checks on federal employees and contractors.
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Annual IG audit finds limited progress on major management challenges.
OMB chief orders agencies to identify and possibly punish entities that failed to report their spending.
The current decentralized budget process hinders the administration’s ability to develop and implement a governmentwide cyber strategy .
Company's president says the Pentagon must significantly change the parameters of the competition for it to be worth participating.
Debate begins over how the administration will come up with the money.
Senate panel holds the first in a series of congressional hearings on Obama's decision to deploy 30,000 more troops.
The department ends or slashes funding for 15 IT projects as part of new accountability program.
Private sector analysts find Recovery Act contracts helped generate 407,000 jobs to date; project 1 million more next year.
Pirated e-mails raise concerns about scientific integrity of data underlying energy policies.