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Officials draft changes to Bush-era mandate on ID cards

Some of the biggest differences between the law and the proposed alternative deal with information-technology requirements.

GAO: Defense must make cultural, procedural changes to NSPS

Watchdog agency says moving too quickly on pay-for-performance systems undermines their credibility.

Panels to review Pentagon budget

Acquisition reform negotiations also are on this week's agenda.

House passes supplemental war spending bill

Senate is expected to consider the measure on Tuesday and the goal is to complete conference negotiations before the Memorial Day recess.

Witnesses back efforts to make FEMA an independent agency

Emergency management veterans say placing the agency in the Homeland Security Department starved it of resources and decision-making power.

Air Force vows to improve acquisition system

Plan would expand workforce and revise processes to keep programs on time and within budget.

States adjust to handle stimulus pressures

With limited resources, procurement officials try to spend funds quickly and efficiently.

Senate panel to probe Alaska native contracting preferences

Oversight subcommittee is collecting data about the business practices of Alaskan firms for a July hearing.

Supplemental to allow new troop deployment to border

DHS chief says the funding could be used to send extra troops to curb border violence.

Pentagon purchasing bill sails through the House

Plan aims to control cost increases and delays within weapon programs.

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