Measure to freeze federal hiring fails; dozens of other amendments remain to be considered as clock ticks toward possible government shutdown.
Latest draft of FITARA puts a new twist on the 'lowest price technically acceptable' versus 'best value' debate.
New bill reprises measure that passed the House but stalled in the Senate in 2012.
Measures on cybersecurity standards, high-performance computing clear committee; both died in the Senate’s previous session.
Freshman Congressman proposes a pay cut for lawmakers to ensure fairness under the sequester -- when it is 'constitutionally permissible.'
It may be hard for Congress to agree on a budget, but not doing so leads to reduced effectiveness and added expenses.
Freedom of Information Act could be in for legislative revision, while witnesses and lawmakers champion the DATA Act as another needed transparency measure.
Like a House bill already passed, the Senate's proposed measure to fund the government would also eliminate a pay increase for the federal workforce.
Continuing resolution includes IT provisions for DHS, Agriculture and Veterans Affairs in addition to avoiding March 27 shutdown.
Senate hearing touches on effects of budget cuts and challenges of moving new legislation, as old disputes resurface.
Three senators are trying to get a reduction to the compensation cap added to the continuing resolution.
A bill that's been around in various forms for 10 years is back, seeking to open public access to government research.