The contest for the GOP presidential nomination is tightening, with John McCain gaining on Rudy Giuliani.
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Leaders of appropriations subcommittee are seeking to restore as much as possible of $328 million in proposed cuts.
Reviewers ran into conflicting and unreliable data in preparing report on small firms' performance in outsourcing contests.
IG office will publish investigations of key companies and government contracting operations before closing shop at the end of 2008.
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.