• Party Leaders Expected to Agree on Next Continuing Resolution

    All signs indicate that House Republicans and Senate Democrats will come to an agreement on another short-term continuing resolution to keep the federal government running after the current one expires next week. House leaders are set to release their version of a stopgap funding bill Friday and bring it to the floor for a vote March 15. The measure most likely will cover a three-week period, but it could last only two weeks or, possibly, four weeks …

  • Secure Neighbors May Not be Good Neighbors, $30M Lawsuit Claims

    The not-for-profit next-door neighbor to two new office buildings in Alexandria, Va., slated to house 6,400 federal workers has sued the development’s owner, claiming it has violated its obligations under CNA’s lease by allowing the property to be turned into a military installation. CNA, which runs the Center for Naval Analyses, is seeking $30 million in damages from Duke Realty Corp. for breaching its legal duties at the Mark Center …

  • Port Approves Sale of Naval Station Ingleside Property

    The Port of Corpus Christi this week approved a letter of intent to sell the former Naval Station Ingleside for $102.1 million to a Houston firm planning to convert the site into an offshore oil exploration service center. The sale price for about 910 acres — including the 480-acre main base and 430 undeveloped acres adjacent to it — is $400,000 lower that the price Canyon Supply and Logistics agreed to last month, following the port’s sale of a piece of the property to another company …