President adds complexity to the objective by committing to move managers to the front lines.
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Department did not coordinate with TSP’s oversight board when it sent a phony e-mail to employees asking for personal information.
GAO report singles out salaries and ethics processes as barriers to swift hiring.
Postmaster general proposes scaling back service during slower months such as July and August.
Majority leader rejects a request for an earlier vote in order to maintain good relations.
Under consideration is a stipulation that firms receiving program funds return to the government any executive bonuses paid out since the initiative began.
Program costs have ballooned over the last three years, increasing by more than 50 percent.
Roles and missions review focuses on irregular warfare, cyberspace, airlift and intelligence-gathering with unmanned aircraft.
Modifications to contracts would require protections from worms and viruses, and stronger encryption requirements.
Federal government programs currently are being funded through a continuing resolution Congress approved in September.