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Firms gearing up final pitches for Air Force tanker contract

Deal for 179 wide-body planes has been valued as high as $40 billion, making it a significant prize for rivals Boeing and EADS North America.

House Democrats want panel overseeing intelligence spending reinstated

Democrats argue it would help ensure taxpayer dollars are being spent wisely, while Republicans counter that it would be redundant.

GAO: Army contractors performing inherently governmental functions

Review shows private workers in thousands of jobs designated for federal employees.

Interior announces new structure for regulating deepwater drilling

Third reorganization in response to BP oil spill aimed at fixing a bureau long torn by resource development, environmental safety and revenue collecting.

Dialing It Down

GOP leaders’ reaction to the Tucson rampage could make it harder for Democrats to portray Republicans as radicals.

House speaker warns Obama on spending

The president and other Democrats have been on a ‘job-destroying spending spree’ and must start cutting up their credit cards, Boehner says.

GOP moves to cut spending to 2008 levels

Proposed measure would give Budget Committee chair unprecedented power to set spending levels.

Survey shows growing distrust between industry and federal auditors

Contractors polled by Grant Thornton blame Defense Contract Audit Agency for failing to promptly resolve procurement disputes.

Issa investigates GAO auditors in battle over for-profit schools

Probe prompted by agency's revision of a report issued in the summer outlining alleged fraudulent recruiting practices at for-profit career colleges.

President Obama says agencies will have 120 days to develop plans.

Obama orders review of agency regulations

Executive order aims to fix or repeal rules seen as outdated or inefficient that could be restricting job growth.