Advocates push for passage of a bill that would direct federal surplus property to communities in need.
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Congress won't see department transition plan before the incoming administration.
Freshmen accounted for $263 million in personal, single-sponsor earmarks.
Internships and new training programs are tools agencies hope will attract and retain contracting employees.
Gene Taylor, D-Miss., also repeated his demand that the Marine Corps' Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle be redesigned.
The rest of the Democratic leadership have largely ignored the GOP's push for earmark reform.
President promotes a federal procurement initiative that provides jobs for disabled Americans.
Contract for huge airborne tanker program to be awarded by the end of this month, but commander fears protest against it already has been written.
If each Democratic presidential candidate holds roughly to his or her existing coalition, whose side of the party is bigger?
For fiscal 2009, Pentagon has requested $72 billion in emergency spending for new equipment.