GAO skeptical that management changes the bureau took after the failure of a handheld computer contract will ensure a well-run 2010 count.
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Even if Republican voters turn out at normal rates for the election, that might not be enough to win.
GAO study says inconsistent data makes progress hard to track.
Legislation aimed at halting IRS debt-collecting program is pending now and has failed in the past.
Proposed rule, based on similar Defense Department regulations, would have exempted companies working overseas from fraud-reporting requirements.
Contractors would have to certify they do not owe "seriously delinquent" taxes.
Skeptics say it will be hard to change VA writing process, and complex rules do not lend themselves to simple prose.
The measure, which would apply to all federal agencies, responds to loss of hundreds of days worth of White House e-mails.
Measure will require federal agencies to use plain language in commonly used federal forms.
The White House is widely perceived by critics to be running roughshod over agency scientists and lawyers on policy.