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House Subcommittee Cuts IRS budget to Lowest Level in 5 years

The Internal Revenue Service has seen its budget cut several times over the last few years–under new legislation passed by the House Appropriations subcommittee on financial services ...
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Mike Rogers: US Could Arm Allies to Contain Russia

Mike Rogers Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has suggested the U.S. provide countries that could be embroiled in the Crimean crisis with tools to defend themselves against Russian’s ...
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Deborah Lee James: Air Force Seeks $41B in Sequester Relief

Deborah Lee James Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James said at a Bloomberg Government-hosted event last week that the branch is seeking $41 billion in additional funds to help manage ...
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Report: Robert Work To Be Nominated Deputy Defense Secretary

Robert Work, a retired U.S. Marine Corps officer and former Navy undersecretary, will be nominated by President Barack Obama this week to serve as deputy defense secretary, DoD Buzz ...

Report: GovCon Procurement, Cybersecurity Could See Changes in New Defense Policy Bill; Deltek’s Alex Rossino Comments

Procurement reform, cyber security and cloud computing are just some of the main features of a new military policy that government contractors could expect to have an impact, according ...
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Lawmakers Halfway Through Omnibus Bill

Congress has been busy in developing a $1 trillion omnibus spending bill ahead of a Jan. 15 deadline that is intended to help ward off another government shutdown, Politico magazine ...
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Report: Janet Yellen to Be Nominated as Fed Chairman

Janet Yellen, vice chairman of the Federal Reserve System‘s board of governors since October 2010, will be nominated chairman of the central bank by President Barack Obama Wednesday, ...
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House Votes to Fund Federal Government, Defund ‘Obamacare’

The House of Representatives today passed legislation to fund the federal government from October 1 to December 15. The legislation, which passed the house with a vote of 230-189, will ...
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Report: Larry Summers Likely to be Named Next Federal Reserve Chairman

Larry Summers is likely to be named chairman of the Federal Reserve in the next few weeks, according to a source close to President Barack Obama. According to a CNBC article, Summers ...
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Anthony Foxx Confirmed to Lead Transportation Dept

Anthony Foxx has won Senate approval to head the U.S. Department of Transportation, Reuters reported Thursday. Foxx, 42, got the unanimous vote after earning bipartisan support from ...