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Navy goal to build balanced, affordable fleet, chief says

The service is in the middle of an ambitious and costly plan to build a 313-ship fleet of modern aircraft carriers, destroyers, cruisers and other vessels.

Information czar calls for performance reviews to include sharing

Head of the Information Sharing Environment says all agencies should follow intelligence community's lead to create a culture based not on "need to know" but "need to share."

GSA awards $2.5 billion contract for contact center services

Agencies can use USA Contact to set up emergency call-in centers to receive inquiries from the public during crises.

Patent and Trademark Office budget amendment approved

Senator says economic benefits are lost when pace of patent approval slows.

Prospect of congressional interference in tanker contract sparks concern

Lawmakers could set a perilous precedent if they overturn Air Force decision, critics say.

GSA signs agreement to open advanced design software

International standards for so-called Building Information Modeling will cut design and construction costs, officials say.

Government Reform panel passes contractor database bill

Republican committee members voice concern that the measure could allow unfair attacks on companies.

Key House lawmakers criticize shipbuilding plan

Rep. Gene Taylor, D-Miss., calls Navy plan "pure fantasy."

Veterans Affairs closer to deploying comprehensive e-Benefits portal

Department expects to have a bare-bones site soon with health, benefits information for vets.

GSA seeks to require federal travelers to use contract hotels

Comprehensive legislative package also would streamline the process of setting mileage reimbursement rates and expand child care services.