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Background checks need more consistent guidelines, GAO finds

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Federal agencies have a long way to go in deciding who should and shouldn't get security clearances, according to a new Government Accountability Office report. The federal government, which has more than 5.1 million federal and contract employees, spent more than $1 billion in 2011 on background checks. The Office of Personnel Management performs most of these investigations. GAO criticized...

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