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Electronic health records and nationwide information network will take a decade to develop, Thompson tells health summit.
Former House speaker says federal government should commit 1 percent of health spending to improving health information technology.
Common Computing Environment is intended to track natural disasters, outbreaks of animal and plant diseases, and acts of bioterrorism.
Move could lead to renewed complaints about the contracting process for the Military One Source program, which has been controversial.
Homeland Security funding for cybersecurity research called inadequate.
Interior appropriations bill would trim more than $1 million in e-gov funding, but boost IT spending in other areas.
Lawmakers expressed disappointment with President Bush's Energy Department budget request for high-end computing efforts.
But legislation would elevate the CIO position to report directly to Secretary Tom Ridge.
Admiral says delays in Navy Marine Corps Intranet project sap morale.