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Michael Donley Asks Congress, DoD to Focus on Budget and Readiness

Michael Donley, a former secretary of the U.S. Air Force, has called on Congress and Defense Department to pay attention to current requirements for readiness, operations and modernization. Donley said in an op-ed for Defense News published Monday the DoD must focus on its priorities and size requirements for the U.S. armed forces. He believes the U.S. needs …

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Michael Donley to Lead Pentagon Efficiency Review

Former Air Force Secretary Michael Donley will lead a efficiency review of the Defense Department with the intent to streamline its operations and achieve $40 billion in cost savings over the next decade, Reuters reported Tuesday. Andrea Shalal-Esa writes Donley will head a team of Pentagon officials and outside experts …

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Michael Donley: AF Service Members Watching Congress

Air Force Secretary Michael Donley and Gen. Mark Welsh, the branch’s chief of staff, highlighted the uncertain budget environment facing the branch during a press conference Thursday. According to American Forces Press Service, Donley told reporters the branch’s service members are watching how Congress is handling issues surrounding the fiscal …

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Report: Navy Acquisition Lead Sean Stackley to Head F-35 Procurement

Sean Stackley, the Navy‘s acquisition chief, will succeed Air Force Secretary Michael Donley as the government’s senior acquisition executive on the F-35 program, Reuters reports. Andrea Shalal-Esa reports this move will happen when Air Force Maj. Gen. Christopher Bogdan, currently deputy F-35 program manager, succeeds Navy Vice Adm. David Venlet …

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