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Congress backs funds to keep Guard troops on border

Money is $89 million less than the National Guard chief has said is needed to keep the operation running until July.

Senator seeks details on Halloween party at DHS agency

Susan Collins, R-Maine, says she is withholding judgment whether to support ICE chief Myers' re-nomination.

USDA food official: Agency has all authority it needs

Undersecretary cites recent recalls by meat packers and retail grocers as progress in enforcement system.

Bush dealt first veto override on water resources bill

Legislation authorizes billions of dollars worth of Army Corps of Engineers water projects.

House to take up bill on Iraq bridge fund, troop withdrawal

Measure would fund military operations for four months on condition that troop withdrawal begin by Christmas 2008.

Army weighs options as GAO sustains protests of logistics contract

Service says it will continue to use KBR as its overseas logistics provider as it reviews alternatives.

Senate GOP seeking to divide Labor-HHS/VA spending package

Democrats continue to seek $23 billion budget increase for domestic agencies.

House panel reviews Congress' power to overrule rulemakers

Congressional Review Act has been mostly ignored since being passed as part of GOP's 1996 "Contract with America."

Talks on FOIA revamp reach an impasse

House-Senate conferees failed to reach agreement at meeting last week.

GOP decries loss of border security funds in Defense bill

Lawmakers pledge to explore procedural tactics to restore $3 billion provision that would cover completion of fence, 300 vehicle barriers.