Senior Executive Association President Carol Bonosaro discusses how she and others plan to attract new blood to the Senior Executive Service, starting with some provisions in the recently-signed Defense Authorization bill.
The DoD Secretary says he won’t let a pay raise derail the Authorization bill.
Cybersecurity provisions stuffed in Defense Appropriations bill, Cyberattack hits Treasury Credit Union
Military pay raise for 2011 will stay at 1.4% in Senate version of Defense Authorization Bill.
Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell and Joint Strike Fighter issues are only the beginnings of the hurdles for the bill. Jodi Schneider, Senior Editor at American Banker, explains.
WFED’s Max Cacas reports.
An organization representing companies that sell to the federal government is worried about newly approved provisions of the Defense Appropriation Bills now pending in the House and Senate. The Professional Services Council is worried that the provisions could cause more harm than good to contractors, and in some cases, were approved without the benefit of rigorous debate on their potential to affect the contracting community.
It’s John McCain versus Lady Gaga on Tuesday as the Senate takes up the emotional issue of repealing the ban on gays serving openly in the military.
It’s possible Congress could revisit the Don’t Ask issue in a lame-duck session, but that is also uncertain.
The Wall Street Journal reports that private security firms are signing onto an international code of conduct in the fact of recent controversies.