McCain is defeated in his attempt to replace the omnibus spending bill, which would increase spending by about 8 percent, with another continuing resolution.
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Personnel cuts, the complex nature of the work and the department’s operation under a continuing resolution contributed to errors.
Eric Shinseki told the American Legion that he's taken on the issue of the claims backlog, but conceded he does not understand the problem.
Peter Orszag defended the figures, saying they are "in line" with those of CBO when the cost of the $787 billion economic stimulus package is added.
Data on spending and other activities will be posted on agency Web sites and Recovery.gov.
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It’s too soon to tell how the economic crisis will alter voters’ priorities, but clearly it will have an effect.
ACLU is suing government for details on interrogation tactics used on suspected terrorists.
The Navy is leading the way with an ambitious program aimed at real-time tracking of consumption.
Documents outlining an upgrade to Marine One inadvertently leaked through a peer-to-peer, music-sharing network.