IG office will publish investigations of key companies and government contracting operations before closing shop at the end of 2008.
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Analyst says compensation study had "significant" flaws.
GOP presidential hopeful says he'll devote "necessary resources" to making sure "government pay scales allow us to attract the finest public servants."
Service is revoking decision to accept 123-foot patrol boats from Lockheed Martin-Northrop Grumman team.
White House opposes $21 billion increase in domestic spending the budget allots, has threatened to veto bills exceeding $933 billion request.
Labor unions argue that one judge's strong dissent may merit a full court review of the decision upholding the Defense Department's new personnel system.
Appropriators vote to provide about $700 million for the Coast Guard's fleet upgrade program, about $450 million less than current levels.
Organization says it was told some Education employees use private e-mail accounts for official business; department says that's not the case.
Inquiry will judge adequacy of Interior-proposed accounting plan.
Defense agency is once again facing a budget shortfall; last year it had to suspend processing of clearance applications.