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CSIS’ David Berteau: Pentagon Cut 2012-13 Contract Spending Under Sequester

The Center for Strategic and International Studies has released a new study that says sequestration reduced the Defense Department‘s overall spending by $56 billion between ...
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New Democrat Coalition Recommends Changes to Defense Acquisition System

A group of Democratic lawmakers has proposed several measures they believe could streamline the U.S. Defense Department‘s system for procuring defense products and services from ...
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Maj. Gen. Robert Dyess: U.S. Army Crafts Two Versions of its Force Development Budget Plan

The U.S. Army has developed two versions of a budget plan for the service’s force development program amid uncertain future appropriations, Defense News reported Thursday. Joe ...
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Knud Bartels: NATO Wants Industry’s Help to Adopt Common Architectures

Gen. Knud Bartels Danish army Gen. Knud Bartels, chairman of NATO’s defense committee, has called on defense industries in allied nations to boost cooperation with the alliance as ...
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 ...
Robert Work

Robert Work: Pentagon to Operate Under CR When DoD Unveils FY 16 Budget Plan

Robert Work The Defense Department expects Congress to reject the Pentagon’s estimated $70 billion proposal to fund other areas by reshuffling the military compensation structure, ...
Robert Work

Robert Work: DoD’s Pacific Pivot to Move Forward Regardless of Budget

Robert Work Bob Work, deputy defense secretary, said Tuesday the Pentagon will continue its military rebalance toward Asia regardless of the department’s current level of budget, ...
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Gen. Martin Dempsey: Syria Campaign to Challenge Defense Budget

Gen. Martin Dempsey The U.S.’ top uniformed military officer has said Defense Department could increasingly run into budget problems as it moves to help combat the Islamic ...
Gen. Mark Welsh

Gen. Mark Welsh: Air Force to Use Strategic Framework for FY 2017 Budget

Gen. Mark Welsh The U.S. Air Force seeks to reform how the service prepares its acquisition and budget drafts in an effort to schedule its capabilities based on future congressional ...
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Frank Kendall: Nuclear Program Funds Could Face ‘Big Challenge’ in the 2020s

Frank Kendall Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall has said the military’s nuclear modernization efforts could face funding issues in the coming years, Breaking Defense ...