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DoD's impending crisis a myth, critics say

Defense Secretary Robert Gates has said repeatedly over recent weeks that operating the Defense Department under 2010 funding levels represented a "crisis on my doorstep." Several Defense spending critics said the assessment was overblown.

Tags: DoD , DoD budget , Robert Gates , Gordon Adams , Christopher Preble , Lawrence Korb , Center for American Progress , Cato Institute , American University , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 02/16/2011, 07:06am EST
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CR may turn into crisis for Defense, Gates says

Continuing to operate at 2010 funding levels under a continuing resolution would be a crisis for the military, Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Monday. He made the remarks at a briefing detailing DoD's proposed budget for 2012.

Tags: DoD , pay and benefits , DoD budget , Robert Gates , Robert Hale , dod efficiency initiative , TRICARE , military pay , cybersecurity , Jared Serbu

Tuesday - 02/15/2011, 06:56am EST
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Breakdown of FY2012 budget by agency

Highlights by agency from the President's fiscal year 2012 budget, released Monday.

Tags: budget , Barack Obama , discretionary spending , budget 2012 , Jolie Lee

Monday - 02/14/2011, 01:30pm EST

Congress needs to just say 'no'

Chris Core, commentator

Tags: Chris Core , Core Values , budget

Monday - 02/14/2011, 08:45pm EST
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Experts: DoD should share more cyber info

A Congressional subcommittee heard testimony from three cybersecurity experts Friday who said the Defense Department should share more information on cyber threats with private network operators. The hearing, which examined DoD's role in the nation's cyber defense, produced a consensus that the country needs to do more to protect itself from cyber threats, the subcommittee's chairman said.

Tags: DoD , DHS , cybersecurity , Center for Democracy and Technology , Institute for Information Infrastructure Protectio , Dartmouth College , North American Electric Reliability Corporation , Gregory Nojeim , Gerry Cauley , Shari Pfleeger , Jared Serbu , DoD Report

Monday - 02/14/2011, 07:05am EST
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POLL: What will be the final FY2012 budget?

As Congress prepares to debate the budget for fiscal year 2012, Federal News Radio asks you for your predictions on how much spending will change from current levels.

Tags: budget , poll , Barack Obama , Dorobek Insider

Friday - 02/11/2011, 01:48pm EST

House GOP targets more programs for deeper budget cuts

Republican leaders in the House are calling for even deeper budgets cuts by putting forward a plan that cuts about $60 billion to hundreds of federal programs for the seven months remaining in the current fiscal year.

Tags: budget , Hal Rogers , Republicans , Barack Obama , government shutdown , spending cuts , deficit , Associated Press , Washington Post , House Appropriations Committee , Jolie Lee

Friday - 02/11/2011, 12:49pm EST

Cybersecurity bill to be reintroduced in the Senate

The International Cybercrime Reporting and Cooperation Act is coming back to the Hill.

Tags: Federal Drive , Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , Orrin Hatch , security , Kirsten Gillibrand

Thursday - 02/10/2011, 09:30am EST
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