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.
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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."
Agencies can use USA Contact to set up emergency call-in centers to receive inquiries from the public during crises.
Senator says economic benefits are lost when pace of patent approval slows.
Lawmakers could set a perilous precedent if they overturn Air Force decision, critics say.
International standards for so-called Building Information Modeling will cut design and construction costs, officials say.
Republican committee members voice concern that the measure could allow unfair attacks on companies.
Rep. Gene Taylor, D-Miss., calls Navy plan "pure fantasy."
Department expects to have a bare-bones site soon with health, benefits information for vets.
Comprehensive legislative package also would streamline the process of setting mileage reimbursement rates and expand child care services.