Lettre, Marcel

Profile: Marcel Lettre, Principal Deputy Defense Undersecretary for Intelligence

Marcel Lettre serves as principal deputy defense undersecretary for intelligence and functions as program executive for the country’s military intelligence program. He represents ...
AJ Budhraja

Ajay Budhraja of DOJ Discusses Open Data’s Impacts, Gov’t Cloud Push in Q&A

Ajay Budhraja Ajay Budhraja serves as chief technology officer at the Justice Department‘s executive office for immigration review (EOIR) and brings two decades of information ...
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Navy Chooses Lemoore Air Station as F-35C’s Base

The U.S. Navy will base its fleet of F-35C fighter jets at Naval Air Station in Lemoore, California starting in 2016. Lemoore will host up to 100 of the jets by 2028 as the branch seeks ...
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Coast Guard Seeks Vendors to Help Test, Evaluate Maritime Small UAS

The U.S. Coast Guard has kicked off a market research initiative to assess how maritime first responders and Department of Homeland Security components could use small unmanned aerial ...
Tom Sharpe

Tom Sharpe: GSA to Weigh Car Share Model’s Costs in Pilot Program

Tom Sharpe The General Services Administration has awarded contracts to four car rental companies as part of the agency’s pilot program to explore vehicle sharing options in ...
Eric Holder

NPR: Eric Holder to Leave Attorney General Post

Eric Holder As first reported by National Public Radio, Attorney General Eric Holder plans to step down from his position after five-and-a-half years in the leadership role at the ...
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Profile: Michele Flournoy, CNAS Co-Founder and CEO

Michele Flournoy is the co-founder and CEO of the nonpartisan think tank Center for a New American Security, which offers ideas for national security policies. Flournoy served as ...
Steven VanRoekel

Steve VanRoekel Joins USAID, Will Coordinate Gov’t Ebola Response

Steve VanRoekel Steven VanRoekel, formerly chief information officer for the federal government, will join the U.S. Agency for International Development and coordinate the government’s ...
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FBI’s Criminal Biometrics Info System Enters ‘Full Operational Capability’

The FBI has declared its new biometric identification system to be in the full operational capability phase nearly one month after the bureau said it completed work to convert 30 million ...
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Profile: Joe Demarest, FBI Cyber Division Assistant Director

Joe Demarest serves as assistant director of the cyber division at the FBI, where the 26-year bureau veteran has worked in investigative matters related to counterterrorism, white-collar ...