Congress

  • Crystal-balling the confirmation hearings ahead

    What’s ahead for President-elect Obama’s Cabinet nominees?

  • Downhill From Here?

    Congress is now open for business – and they already have a lot on their agenda. While the Democratic-controlled body is facing tough challenges, such as how to deal with the current economic crisis, they’re…

  • Talking Turkey

    Americans know the story of the first Thanksgiving and the handouts from Squanto and his tribe that saved the Plymouth Colony. But do you know anything about the second Thanksgiving? The second Thanksgiving, about 387…

  • Government Accountability Office

    Chris Mihm Managing Director November 24th and 26th, 2008

  • Fade To Green

    FederalNewsRadio has been talking about the importance of the next Administration’s energy policy, but what about Congress? Senator Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico is chairman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. The senator says…

  • Fade To Green

    FederalNewsRadio has been talking about the importance of the next Administration’s energy policy, but what about Congress? Senator Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico is chairman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. The senator says…

  • Meeting Mission Needs

    The GAO has some advice for DHS’s acquisition problems.

  • Hey Big Spender

    The Department of Homeland Security is one of the biggest spenders when it comes to procurement in the federal government and there are a lot of challenges facing their acquisition workforce. While DHS has made…

  • Hey Big Spender

    The Department of Homeland Security is one of the biggest spenders when it comes to procurement in the federal government and there are a lot of challenges facing their acquisition workforce. While DHS has made…

  • Musical Chairs on the Hill

    Capitol Hill was abuzz yesterday as two prominent senators learned whether they would be stripped of their committee assignments, and in one case a Senate seat. Connecticut Independent Senator Joe Lieberman’s fate was up in…

  • Musical Chairs on the Hill

    Capitol Hill was abuzz yesterday as two prominent senators learned whether they would be stripped of their committee assignments, and in one case a Senate seat. Connecticut Independent Senator Joe Lieberman’s fate was up in…

  • Hoyer: Governing ‘like a true national majority party’

    A look ahead to the next Congress, with the House Majority Leader.

  • Hoyer: Governing ‘like a true national majority party’

    A look ahead to the next Congress, with the House Majority Leader.

  • Examining the Proliferation Security Initiative

    In 2003, President Bush announced an initiative to prevent the spread of weapons of mass destruction worldwide — the Proliferation Security Initiative (PSI). Last year, lawmakers called for the Bush administration to expand PSI. The…