Stephen Warren

Stephen Warren: Budget Gap Won’t Hamper VA’s Cybersecurity Efforts

Stephen Warren Stephen Warren, the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ chief information officer, said Thursday that VA intends to continue information technology security programs ...
Robert Work

Robert Work: WH Veto Threat for 2016 Defense Bill Could Prompt Sequester Rollback

Robert Work Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has said he is “pretty certain” that Congress will consider a compromise on defense budget to lift the threat of fiscal ...
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Sens. Angus King, Mark Warner Call for Full FY 2016 OPM Funds

Mark Warner Sens. Angus King (I-Maine) and Mark Warner (D-Va.) have pushed for Congress to approve the Office of Personnel Management‘s full fiscal year 2016 funding request ...
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Report: Senate Puts $371M In Army’s Stryker Vehicle Funds

The Senate has approved a $371 million U.S. Army budget for General Dynamics‘ Stryker armored vehicle following the service’s $411 million request to the House amid the ...
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House Committee OKs $579B Defense Budget for FY 2016

The House Appropriations Committee has passed a $578.6 billion defense budget bill that would fund most of the Pentagon’s key weapon programs in fiscal 2016, Defense News reported ...
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GAO Reviews Pentagon’s Budget Mgmt Strategy Under Sequestration

The U.S. Defense Department used short-term strategies to manage funds for major programs and functions during fiscal 2013’s sequester, a new Government Accountability Office ...
Ray Mabus

Ray Mabus: Navy Must Maintain Tech R&D Budget

Ray Mabus U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said at a Defense One-hosted forum Wednesday that the military service wants flexibility in how it spends federal money on weapon systems, Federal ...
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CBO: House Committee’s 2016 NDAA Would Affect Revenue, Direct Spending

A Congressional Budget Office report estimates that passage of the House Armed Services Committee’s 2016 National Defense Authorization Act would lower revenues by $1.3 billion ...
Gen. Martin Dempsey

Martin Dempsey: US Security Strategy Change Needed If FY 2016 Sequester Falls

Martin Dempsey U.S. Army Gen. Martin Dempsey has warned against another round of sequestration as he advocated for President Barack Obama’s fiscal year 2016 budget request before ...
Ashton Carter

Ashton Carter: Pentagon Needs More Stable Funding

Ashton Carter Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has told the Senate’s defense appropriations subcommittee that Pentagon and industry partners need a solid, long-term funding structure ...