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House bill reduces federal workforce to avoid defense cuts

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee introduced a bill that cuts 10 percent of the federal workforce to avoid the first year of automatic cuts to the Defense Department.

Tags: Buck McKeon , House , Congress , budget , sequestration , supercommittee , deficit reduction

Thursday - 12/15/2011, 08:56am EST
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Analysis: Feds have plenty to focus on with omnibus, defense bill unresolved

Jim McAleese, defense analyst and principal of McAleese and Associates, anticipates some last minute maneuvering from Congress to secure funding for 2012.

Tags: government shutdown , budget , omnibus , Jim McAleese , Congress , Federal Drive

Thursday - 12/15/2011, 12:17pm EST
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Attacks across Iraq kill 16 as violence rages on

Tags: Iraq , Panetta

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 01:55pm EDT

Financial troubles leading cause of security clearance loss

Holly Petraeus, director of the consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Office of Servicemember Affairs, says bad credit rating, the rough housing market and poor financial management are just a few of the issues that military personnel face.

Tags: DoD Report , CIA , David Patraeus

Thursday - 12/15/2011, 07:39am EST

Air Force lifts hiring freeze

The service has been trying to bring workforce numbers down to 2010 levels. Since the spring, the Air Force cut nearly 9,000 positions with 4,500 more to go to reach their goal.

Tags: Michelle LoweSolis , workforce , hiring , Air Force ,

Wednesday - 12/14/2011, 11:25am EST

Navy testing PTSD injection treatment

The Navy is taking a different look at curing post-traumatic stress disorder. A doctor says he has developed an injection for the neck that can cure PTSD, Wired reports. Capt. Anita Hickey, the director of Integrative Pain Medicine at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego has received $100,000 to test Dr. Lipov's method.

Tags: In Depth , PTSD , Wired , Francis Rose , Navy , DoD Report

Tuesday - 12/13/2011, 10:00pm EST

Congress throws up roadblock to Army enterprise email

House and Senate negotiators who hammered out an agreement for the 2012 defense authorization bill added language that puts the brakes on the Army's transition to an enterprise email effort. The language adds several requirements the Army and DoD must meet before moving forward with the project.

Tags: Congress , House , Senate , Army , John McHugh , Jared Serbu , DISA , cloud computing

Tuesday - 12/13/2011, 03:28pm EST
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