Conference report includes continuing resolution providing stopgap funding for all other federal agencies through Dec. 14.
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Think tank urges restructuring of civilian agencies to better promote U.S. interests abroad.
Funding for classified satellite programs also remains an issue for Republicans.
GAO says agency responded aggressively to 2004 survey results, but could improve training and supervisor-employee relations.
All but a handful have not met deadline for developing data breach notification policies, OMB reports.
Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., seeks review of how many trained Iraqi personnel are actually serving in the nation's security forces.
Defense appropriations measure could move separately next week; a dilemma remains over how to handle additional war-related spending.
Service needs thousands more procurement personnel working on better-defined career paths, independent commission says.
Prepositioned contracts for ready-to-eat meals and water helped avoid another Katrina, officials say.
Contractors say automated system for confirming the legal status of workers is error-prone.