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GOP leader reminded of pledge to boost health, education funding

House Republican moderates are asking for an additional $3 billion; decision likely to wait until after the elections.

Convicted ex-procurement chief granted sentencing delay

Prosecutors set to argue that David Safavian lied at his trial, which could result in a longer sentence.

Auditors: ICE financial management a work in progress

Bureau’s chief financial officer helping to set a positive tone and actively track progress, reviewers find.

Senators back extending federal benefits to same-sex partners

Two Republican co-sponsors are the first to cross the aisle for the effort.

Congress prepared to trim Defense business agency’s budget

Officials say the cuts are not likely to prevent the agency from reaching its goals.

Contracting problems cited for Iraq construction failures

Officials blame raw sewage oozing from police barracks and large cost overruns on lack of oversight.

New Amtrak chief urges more funding

Rail service’s biggest challenge now is lack of capital to finance projects such as bridge and tunnel replacement.

Border fence vote could require Saturday Senate session

Democrats express little hesitation to run down the clock on the border fence measure.