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GOP challenges military march in gay parade

Congressional Republicans challenged Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Tuesday to explain why the Defense Department allowed active-duty troops to wear their uniforms while marching in San Diego's gay pride parade last weekend.

Tags: DoD , Leon Panetta , gay rights , Congress , Jim Inhofe , J. Randy Forbes

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 05:41pm EDT

Probing problems with Pentagon procurement

Sec. Gates discusses the shortcomings of contracting and procurement policies

Tags: mngt , contracting , Pentagon , President , Barack Obama , Robert Gates , Congress , procurement , Senate , Defense Secretary

Wednesday - 01/28/2009, 06:12am EST

Republican shift sets up defense budget battle

Rep. Howard (Buck) McKeon (R-CA), who seeks the position of chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, criticizes Obama for the direction of defense spending.

Tags: Howard McKeon , DoD , Robert Gates , budget , leadership , Iraq and Afghanistan , National Journal , Must Reads , Dorobek Insider

Thursday - 11/04/2010, 02:40pm EDT

Defense contractors go all-in for incumbents

In races in both the House and Senate, Democratic incumbents have found loyal supporters -- and big donors -- in defense contractors, Politico reports.

Tags: Dorobek Insider , Must Reads , defense contractors , contracting , DoD

Monday - 09/27/2010, 03:19pm EDT