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Detainee Photos

Some predicted it would happen and it did. President Barack Obama says the detainee abuse photos he wants to prevent from being released are "not really sensational", but at the same time they could put U.S. troops at risk. So he's directed White House lawyers to fight the court-ordered release of the photos. He says he won't stand for abuse of prisoners. Just recently, White House said it would release the photos, citing little chance of defeating an ACLU challenge to have them released.

Tags: Pentagon , Obama , Detainee ,

Wednesday - 05/13/2009, 07:13pm EDT

Congress joins OMB in effort to cut agency programs

Speaker Nancy Pelosi asks committee chairmen to recommend budget cuts by early June. Experts say history does not bode well for any real reductions or terminations.

Tags: mngt , Peter Orszag , President Barack Obama , Rep. Nancy Pelosi , OMB , GAO , George Washington University , Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget , Phil Joyce , Marc Goldwein , PART

Friday - 05/08/2009, 07:07am EDT

Tech leaders to transform government

Two presidential appointments designed to streamline government.

Tags: newsstand , technology , transition , President Obama , Jeffrey Zients , Office of Management and Budget , Aneesh Chopra , Gov. Tim Kaine

Monday - 04/20/2009, 07:37am EDT
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