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Eric Holder confirmed as attorney general

New chief of the Justice Department is a former U.S. attorney and served as deputy attorney general during the Clinton administration.

Omnibus spending bill not likely until after recess

Consideration of the economic stimulus package has delayed the catch-all appropriations bill.

Workers in Richmond, Va., check cylinders for gas seeps.

Legislators ask Defense agency to rethink public-private competition

Letter urges the Pentagon to consider an internal reengineering proposal.

Aides: Catch-all spending bill delayed until next week or later

Democractic leaders are focusing on the economic stimulus package.

McCain drops objections to Defense nomination

Nominee for Pentagon's number two civilian slot is an ex-lobbyist for Raytheon.

Agencies struggle to make connections online

The biggest problem facing most departments isn't the trap of outdated regulations but the failure to attract an audience.

Commission on wartime contracting hears advice from special IG

Recommendations include publishing new regulations for contingency environments and building pools of pre-qualified contracting officers and contractors.

From Nexgov.com: Daschle received speaking fees from groups opposing patient privacy

HHS secretary nominee is tied to groups opposing privacy protections in economic stimulus bill.

Democrats seek quick replacement of top Army Corps officials

Letter alleges current leadership is too closely aligned with corporate interests.

Senators demand answers from Defense nominee

Lawmakers criticize Bill Lynn's responses to questions on his former lobbying for contractor and his role as Pentagon comptroller under Clinton.