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Senator: Senior execs must identify poor-performing programs

It might be ‘uncomfortable,’ says Mark Warner, but Congress needs to hear from managers about what’s not working.

GAO praises government for progress on human capital management

Issue remains on watchdog’s high-risk list, but has improved substantially in the last decade, report says.

House votes to cut alternate F-35 engine backed by speaker

Vote marks a strong reversal for the chamber, which has long supported the engine despite opposition from the White House and Defense Department.

Washington feds raise record amount in 2010 for charity

National Capital Area employees donated $66.7 million through the Combined Federal Campaign.

Energy chief says House GOP spending bill threatens nuclear security

Lawmakers have filed hundreds of amendments to the continuing resolution, many of which slash the department's funding.

House Incumbents, Beware

The redistricting process that will take place this year and next could be far more tumultuous than in the past.

Obama seeks more money for NNSA, less for key nonproliferation efforts

Nuclear security agency is in line for a nearly $2 billion increase over its enacted fiscal 2010 budget.

Pentagon budget may omit funds for ballistic missile study

A lack of money to assess how to modernize the ground-based missile leg of the strategic nuclear triad could prove controversial on Capitol Hill.

White House cuts Homeland Security, Justice grants

Fiscal 2012 request reduces or eliminates funding for several popular grant programs that help state and local communities.

Rep. Cynthia Lummis, R-Wyo., says her bill  'halts the sprawl of government.'

Lawmaker seeks federal hiring freeze

Bill would require certain agencies to hire one employee for every two workers who retire or leave service.