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House panel approves DHS management changes

Members hold off on considering merger of ICE and CBP, stronger protections for homeland security whistleblowers.

Panel weighs proposal to digitize federal employee health records

Effort would be funded through an OPM account and eventual savings from technology; premiums would not rise.

OMB: Questions remain in effort to consolidate financial systems

Practical matters, including who pays if an agency switches service providers, still need to be worked out, officials say.

Line-item veto power found to have minimal effect on spending

Despite advocacy for veto power, presidents rarely use their rescission authority, CBO official says.

Congressional report rates cybersecurity as dismal

Eight agencies receive failing marks, but critics say the grading process doesn’t measure true security levels.

FBI awards contract for technology upgrade

Winner of the $305 million Sentinel contract is not fazed by the failure of programs preceding this effort, company official says.

Senator decries agency coordination in Iraq, Afghanistan

Key legislator requests report outlining plans to implement a presidential directive on management of interagency reconstruction, stabilization efforts.

Panel approves bill revamping federal flood insurance program

Bill would require policyholders with vacation homes to pay fair-market rates for their premiums.