Measure exceeds Bush’s request by $2.3 billion, and did not pass by enough votes to sustain a veto.
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National Transportation Safety Board unsure second controller would have prevented crash of Comair Flight 5191.
Demands could cause jump in spending, requiring care to avoid waste and abuse, congressional staff member says.
Chamber approves spending bill amendment that would repeal the agency’s exemption from governmentwide regulations.
Press official says lawmakers put the attorney general in an impossible situation by asking questions about a classified program.
Agency should have issued new safety requirements, rather than nonbinding recommendations, panel members say.
Amendment to spending bill would repeal the agency’s exemption from governmentwide regulations.
Democrats and Bush are separated by about $23 billion on fiscal 2008 spending.
Whistleblowers allege Kuwaiti company mistreated employees, but IG finds no evidence to back claims.
House members upset by officewide e-mail in which assistant commissioner criticized testimony of fellow FDA employees at a congressional hearing.