Criticism that National Republican Congressional Committee leaders are too optimistic and not aggressive enough may be misplaced.
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Tactic assumes the bill is a political winner, even if Democrats lack the votes to override a veto.
Training is inconsistent, data to track aid workers is inadequate, and some employees are overstretched, GAO says.
Panel members question Blackwater executive's claim that companies already are covered under a variety of statutes.
Former employee says the agency should look at novel ways to fund its activities and involve the public.
USDA exec says implementing law passed last year will require “substantial modifications” to the agency’s systems.
House committee says Blackwater has reported more shooting incidents than two other protective services contractors combined.
Contractor representatives say certain legislative language could make doing business with government burdensome.
Measure contains language that would infringe on the president’s responsibility to supervise the executive branch officers, administration argues.
Budget and staffing issues have put the security of federal correctional officers at risk, labor officials say.