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SIGIR: Defense can't account for $8.7 billion

A report by the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction shows that insufficient accounting procedures has left DoD unable to account for 96% of the funding it received from the Development Fund for Iraq.

Tags: defense , Development Fund for Iraq , Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction , SIGIR , Treasury , Rachel Stevens

Tuesday - 07/27/2010, 06:57am EDT

Pentagon dealing with doc leaks, new media environment

White House calls the disclosures 'alarming" and scrambles to assess the damage.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , WikiLeaks , JJ Green ,

Monday - 07/26/2010, 07:52pm EDT
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Pentagon connected to Child Porn

The Defense Department says an investigation has identified dozens of members of the military and defense contractors that have allegedly obtained child pornography. Many of those involved are said to have access to top secret information. Some of those implicated to are connected to the National Reconnaissance Office and the National Security Agency. The Boston Globe first reported the story after obtaining documents through the Freedom of Information Act. Some have already been prosecuted.

Tags: Pentagon & Beyond , Pentagon , NSA , J.J. Green

Monday - 07/26/2010, 01:41pm EDT

Document classification system under review

In the government, it's said that nothing has more endurance, or lasts longer than a document stamped "top secret". A presidential advisory panel tasked with developing a newly streamlined classification and declassification system for the government wrestled with one proposal to get rid of one existing category all together.

Tags: national security , Public Interest Declassification Board , DoE , Andrew Weston-Dawkes , Steven Aftergood , Federation of American Scientists , Barack Obama , Max Cacas

Monday - 07/26/2010, 06:45am EDT
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War vet discharged for criticism of Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Read more from Slate.

Tags: newscast , DorobekInsider , Must Reads ,

Friday - 07/23/2010, 11:25am EDT

Education funds out of Senate war bill

The Senate sent back to the House Thursday night a stripped-down $59 billion war funding bill.

Tags: newscast , DorobekInsider , Must Reads ,

Friday - 07/23/2010, 11:20am EDT

Pentagon faces growing pressures to trim budget

The Pentagon is facing intensifying political and economic pressures to restrain its budget.

Tags: newscast , DorobekInsider , Must Reads ,

Friday - 07/23/2010, 11:18am EDT

Katrina's legacy extends to Afghanistan

A team of over 40 civilians is going to Afghanistan to set up a distribution facility where materials are stored and issued to members of the military. Rear Admiral Thomas Traaen tells us how it works.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , logistics , defense , Defense Distribution Center , Thomas Traaen , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 07/22/2010, 09:42am EDT
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OFPP: Hiring needed ahead of 'tsunami of buying'

Agency leaders say a commitment hiring and training contract oversight personnel is an important step towards balancing the federal budget and increasing efficiency. They highlight several creative cost-cutting measures being undertaken government-wide.

Tags: OMB , contracting , Dan Gordon , Shay Assad , Barack Obama , Robert Gates , Senate , defense , management , Rachel Stevens

Friday - 07/16/2010, 07:17am EDT

State to turn to contractors when DoD goes

If outsourcing is the answer, what should be the question? We hear from Commissioner Grant Green of the Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Tags: Federal Drive , contracting , Commission on Wartime Contracting , defense , State , Grant Green

Thursday - 07/15/2010, 10:31am EDT
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