After Pentagon briefing on Fort Hood shootings, chairman and ranking member of Homeland Security panel conclude Army needs to upgrade its personnel policies.
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Lawmaker wants probe into whether administration misused federal money when Education officials pushed schools to change how they make student loans.
Top Republican on Finance Committee wants figures on delinquent Medicare and Medicaid health care providers.
Additional funding could keep the VH-71 alive and its workforce largely intact as the Pentagon reviews plans for fielding a new presidential helicopter.
Package contains six appropriations bills that Congress ran out of time to pass individually.
Watchdog says the service should re-evaluate three proposals for the five-year deal, whose price tag could reach $3 billion.
Bill would increase the ceiling for participation in the 8(a) program from $750,000 to $978,722.
Recommended measures “encourage agencies to take concrete steps to improve their security,” announcement states.
News analysis indicates that the number of government workers earning more than six figures has spiked during the last two years.
Vote on the nearly $450 billion fiscal 2010 spending omnibus package is scheduled for Sunday.