The super committee could come up with a not-so-grand bargain that doesn’t completely avoid across-the-board cuts but makes a dent in the size of those reductions.
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Congressional super committee will face an uphill battle reaching agreement on cuts, Rep. Peter King says.
Willingness to find common ground comes as a surprise from Republican Sen. Pat Toomey, who has tea party supporters and voted "no" on the debt deal.
The office manages efforts to halt the proliferation and acquisition of weapons of mass destruction.
Choices finalize the panel's 12-seat roster.
Audit finds supervisors at the financially strapped agency arbitrarily lowered performance ratings and were less generous with raises, partly to avoid a public backlash.
Proposed rule seeks public comment on collection of salary and benefits data to measure treatment of women and minorities.
Move will help to centralize management of large-scale projects and find private sector investors.
Bloom was instrumental in administration’s effort to set first-ever fuel economy standards for big trucks and other heavy-duty vehicles.
Debt deal asks bipartisan super committee to come up with cuts by Nov. 23.