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Missing Pieces

John McCain's campaign seems little more than a candidate, an airplane and a small staff.

Lieberman's oversight activities have watchdogs howling

Some activists and Senate Democrats question Connecticut senator's chairmanship of Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

House Homeland Security Committee's staff said to be in turmoil

A handful of senior aides have left in recent weeks; some staffers claim panel's oversight work is being eclisped by a focus on promoting contracting opportunities for small and minority-owned businesses.

Agencies detail plans to decrease aviation congestion

Transportation Department favors market-based solutions, but outside observers say these solutions are unproven.

Energy Department revises cost estimate for Yucca Mountain project

Nevada nuclear waste repository will come with a price tag of more than $90 billion.

From Nextgov.com: Congress pushes DHS for national emergency communications plan

Department may have to delay state grants to make first responder communications interoperable.

Surveys show federal managers face major hurdles trying to do their jobs

Most respondents say government is less capable now than in the past.

McCain, Obama share some views on security

Both want more troops on the ground and both reject many of President Bush's policies; differences emerge on nuclear weapons, defense spending and the priority placed on the war in Afghanistan.

Navy to reserve work for firms in 8(a) program

More than 240 small disadvantaged businesses will compete for multiple award contracts.

New HUD secretary rallies employees

Steve Preston is boosting spirits through gestures such as eating lunch in the cafeteria with employees.