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A majority of Americans say that unaccompanied minors apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border should be allowed to remain in the country for at least some length of time. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Feds To Close 3 Shelters At Military Bases That House Immigrant Children

The government said Monday it will soon close three emergency shelters it established at U.S. military bases to temporarily house children caught crossing the Mexican border alone. It said fewer children were being caught and other shelters will be adequate.

08/04/2014

Measure passed along nearly party-line vote, no Senate counterpart. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

House Passes $20 Billion Bill That Cuts IRS Tax Enforcement

GOP House measure also cuts healthy food initiative championed by Michelle Obama.

07/16/2014

U.S. Customs and Border Protection. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Feds Apologize For Miscues Over Immigrant Kids

Officials apologized to residents of Lawrenceville for keeping them in the dark about plans to shelter hundreds of Central American children.

06/19/2014

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Position To Win: Federal Government Contracting

ASBC’s Guy Timberlake says when the place of performance was Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia, the combined total accounted for nearly $4 billion in FY13 Simplified Acquisition obligations.

05/17/2014

File photo of Attorney General Eric Holder. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Kentucky Sues Federal Government Over Hemp Seeds

Kentucky’s Agriculture Department sued the federal government Wednesday, seeking the release of imported hemp seeds that have been held up by customs officials.

05/14/2014

Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Study: Fuels From Corn Waste Not More Effective Than Gas

Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration’s conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change.

04/20/2014

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Due Diligence Can Save Companies Double The Work In Bidding For Federal Contracts

Over the past few years, industry watchers have seen a trend in government contracting.

04/12/2014

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New Challenges For Companies Wanting to Do Business with Fed. Government

Companies that want to do business with the federal government are facing challenges that weren’t around just a few years ago.

04/05/2014

President Barack Obama (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama to Propose 1 Percent Federal Worker Pay Hike

The White House says President Barack Obama will propose a 1 percent pay raise next year for federal workers.

02/24/2014

Stymied by a divided Congress, President Barack Obama appealed for help from the nation's governors Monday as he seeks to advance economic policies that stand little chance of winning passage on Capitol Hill. Photo by Martin H. Simon-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Looks To More ‘Practical’ State Level Leaders For Economic Help

Stymied by a divided Congress, President Barack Obama appealed for help from the nation’s governors Monday as he seeks to advance economic policies that stand little chance of winning passage on Capitol Hill.

02/24/2014

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