The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has provided update on the construction of a new campus in St. Louis, including work on the main operations building. The Next NGA West project is expected to be completed in 2024 and open in 2025.Read More »
Jeffery Green: Congressional Members Should Back Defense Industrial Base Through Bipartisan Cooperation
Jeffery Green, president of Washington, D.C.-based government relations firm J.A. Green & Co., has said lawmakers should advance bipartisan cooperation to support the defense industrial base. Green wrote in a Defense News commentary published Friday about the non-security benefits of the Defense Production Act of 1950 and other industrial base initiatives.
The Government Accountability Office has found that the Defense Department awarded approximately 444,500 contracts valued at more than $230 billion to women- and minority-owned businesses between fiscal years 2010 and 2016. GAO said in a report published Monday fixed-price contracts for goods and services represented at least 80 percent, or approximately $184 …Read More »