House Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-Texas) says the House version of the 2019 defense authorization bill is fencing off funds for the JEDI contract until Congress gets some concrete answers on cloud.
One senator is worried Futures Command could harm small business.
Created in 2000, the Joint Special Operations University was designed to provide specialized education for the military’s elite and its international partners.
The Senate Armed Services Committee’s recent markup of the NDAA contains several provisions that are of interest to federal workers, including some related to chief human capital officers and security clearances.
Amid “battle for talent” in the military’s maintenance facilities, officials press for a relaxation of restrictions on hiring civilians
In today’s Federal Newscast, the Veterans Affairs Department publishes the ratings of its 130 community living centers.
After a second wave of cuts to the Marine Corps’ Unit, Personal and Family Readiness Program, only about one third of the UPFRP offices will remain.
Based on recommendations from the Section 809 Panel, the House has proposed the first major reforms in 25 years to DoD’s buying of commercial items. But the Senate wants more study.
Senate Armed Services Member Tim Kaine says the Navy needs a plan for the shipbuilding and repair workforce.
From the hefty National Defense Authorization Act to trade, Bloomberg Government’s Loren Duggan told Federal News Radio what he expects to see from Congress this week.
The Army is nixing training it feels isn’t helping readiness as a means of unburdening soldiers so they can spend more time with their families.
The Air Force follows in the Navy’s footsteps and expands leave for secondary caregivers.
Allen Federal Business Partners President Larry Allen said OTAs exist for a reason: a broad understanding that defense acquisitions don’t move fast enough.
Cristina Chaplain, director of contracting and national security issues at the Government Accountability Office, said a missile interceptor shown last year in successful test run still needs evaluation under different and more strenuous conditions.