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House leads push to strengthen small business contracting

Procurement legislation passes as Senate Small Business Committee leaders work on their own measure.

IG says he cannot afford to open probes in Iraq

Top State Department auditor is defending himself against accusations that he hindered investigations that could have been embarrassing for the Bush administration.

Steady Gains

Hillary Clinton has made small but consistent improvements in her general election poll standings.

Defense remains concerned C-5 aircraft costs may still rise

Contractor has offered to deliver final 108 aircraft for a fixed price, but Air Force officials remain concerned about unanticipated costs the proposal would not cover.

Security contractor group looks beyond Blackwater controversy

Annual conference for security and logistics firms focuses on peace, disaster relief operations.

Bush says he will veto 'three-bill pileup'

President repeats his demand that Congress pass a "clean" Military Construction-VA Appropriations bill by Veterans Day.

Foreign affairs panel to probe claims against State IG

Comptroller General David Walker is the only scheduled witness at hearing to examine allegations that the IG blocked investigations.

Agencies mobilize assistance for wildfire victims

Efforts to disburse aid are running smoothly, but the extent of the need remains to be seen.

Dems aim to pass spending combo by Veterans Day

The timing under consideration would give President Bush only a few days to react to “mini-bus” appropriations bill before stopgap measure expires.

White House official explains climate change edits

Explanation comes before deadline to deliver the original testimony to the House Science Committee, which is investigating examples of scientists being censored.