HHS initiative also will integrate electronic health records from Defense, Veterans Affairs, Indian Health Service and other agencies.
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Report cites major problems, salary disparity at Army contracting office.
Congress still concerned about security of work processes for high-tech passports.
Michael Leavitt's chatty postings on health care reform, overseas trips are an informal alternative to other Cabinet officials' blogs.
State Department's response to the issue appears to have at least temporarily headed off inquiries from other committees.
A provision requiring a faster response to petitions regarding generic drug approval will pose problems.
Some large departments are not embracing the financial management line of business, while most small agencies have outsourced operations.
Florida and its Democratic Party have opted for the political equivalent of Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
DHS could issue rule requiring airlines to take fingerprints of most foreigners leaving the U.S. via air as part of national security program.
Gary Roughead says using the Navy's DDG-1000 destroyer as a "cash cow" to pay for other ships will affect combat capabilities.