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Conferees agree on fiscal 2010 budget resolution

Deal provides $10 billion less in discretionary spending than President Obama recommended in his budget outline.

Immigrations, emergency nominees breeze through House panel

Committee OKs John Morton to lead ICE and W. Craig Fugate to direct FEMA.

Transportation IG urges better training for novice air traffic controllers

High number of trainees assigned to three busy California airports, report finds.

Lawmakers probe Defense acquisition workforce issues

After years of staff cuts, the department and military services are slowly rebuilding contracting capacity.

From Nextgov.com: Bill would toughen security requirements over current law

A new White House cyberspace director would measure how well agencies patch systems for known viruses, malware and other security vulnerabilities .

Obama requests $1.5 billion for swine flu in supplemental

President says he wants money "out of an abundance of caution."

USDA official says People's Garden will promote organic standards

But Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan emphasized that gardening methods will not be dictated by headquarters.

Submit your ideas for cutting government costs

President Obama wants you to -- and we're providing a forum. Even if you don't have an idea, you can vote on those that others have submitted.


Outgoing Defense acquisition chief warns against excessive regulation

John Young says we’re headed toward a “tax code-like” set of contracting rules.

Black farmers want quicker USDA action on claims

Group is planning a protest Tuesday, despite a lengthy civil rights memorandum from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.