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Troop drawdown under way

Federal News Radio hears about the drawdown process and how the military is working to achieve its goals and deadlines from Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Buchanan.

Tags: Federal Drive , defense , State , Iraq , Afghanistan , drawdown , Jeffrey Buchanan

Friday - 04/29/2011, 10:31am EDT
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Who's who on the new national security team

President Barack Obama says the changes to his national security team are meant for guidance "through the difficult days ahead." CSIS's Anthony Cordesman takes a look at the new team and what they face.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , defense , CIA , Anthony Cordesman , CSIS

Friday - 04/29/2011, 09:40am EDT
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Analysis: CIA-DoD leadership shuffle

In Depth host Francis Rose gets analysis of the changes from Travis Sharp, research associate at the Center for a New American Security, and Danielle Pletka, vice president on Foreign and Defense Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute.

Tags: Danielle Pletka , American Enterprise Institute , Travis Sharp , Center for New American Security , In Depth , David Petraeus , Leon Panetta

Thursday - 04/28/2011, 06:03pm EDT
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GAO: DoD lacks plan to evaluate transitioned NSPS employees

The Defense Department lacks details for how it will evaluate its 226,000 civilian employees after they transition from the merit-based National Security Personnel System to the General Schedule by the end of this year.

Tags: Brenda Ferrell , GAO , John James , NSPS , general schedule , pay and benefits , performance management , Jolie Lee

Thursday - 04/28/2011, 05:18pm EDT
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Security shakeup explained

President Obama is expected to make personnel announcements Thursday to unveil a major shuffling of his national security team. We get details and analysis from the AP's Mark Smith and our own JJ Green.

Tags: Federal Drive , national security , security , Mark Smith , JJ Green , Intel Briefing , management , defense , CIA , Leon Panetta , David Patraeus

Thursday - 04/28/2011, 11:03am EDT
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Defense promotes well-being of military families

The Defense Department is working to expand and integrate its network of military and civilian helping professionals to ensure military families receive the support and care they need for years to come.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , defense , pay and benefits , military families

Thursday - 04/28/2011, 10:40am EDT

For DoD, a penny saved is now a penny earned

Services and components in the Defense Department are being told they will be permitted to retain any savings they find through better management of acquisition programs. Undersecretary of Defense Ashton Carter says the decision would provide an incentive for program managers to make effective use of a now-mandatory initiative known as "will-cost and should-cost management."

Tags: DoD Report , contracting , Ashton Carter , Robert Hale , acquisition savings , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 04/28/2011, 07:33am EDT
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Analysis: Panetta, Petraeus both 'confirmable' in new roles

Mackenzie Eaglen of the Heritage Foundation is here to offer some insight on the DoD-CIA swapping.

Tags: Mackenzie Eaglen , Heritage Foundation , Leon Panetta , David Petaeus , CIA , In Depth

Wednesday - 04/27/2011, 08:15pm EDT
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