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DoD to cut more than just weapons systems

The Pentagon's acquisition chief said Wednesday that Defense leaders would "undoubtedly" cut more major weapons systems, possibly as soon as next year. But undersecretary of Defense Ashton Carter said there were more savings to be found in other areas of the Defense Department budget. Major weapons procurement makes up only one seventh of DoD's spending.

Tags: DoD , contracting , industry , management , DoD budget , dod efficiency initiative , service contracting , Ashton Carter , Jared Serbu , DoD Report

Wednesday - 04/20/2011, 07:23pm EDT
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Will $400B in cuts change DoD's role?

James Carafano, director of the Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign Policy Studies at the Heritage Foundation, discusses the possible DoD cuts.

Tags: James Carafano , DoD , budget , In Depth

Tuesday - 04/19/2011, 06:54pm EDT
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Gates to detail DoD spending cuts

Defense Secretary Robert Gates was expected to spend the morning detailing for members of Congress his internal cost-cutting measures, which he said in August would save the department $100 billion over five years. Analysts said the effort was intended to preempt any budget cuts that Congress might force on the department.

Tags: DoD , management , contracting , Robert Gates , budget cuts , JFCOM , Congress , Jim McAleese , Mackenzie Eaglen , Maren Leed , CSIS , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 01/06/2011, 01:39pm EST

Cyber legislation likely on hold until January

Congress is slated to return for a lame duck session two weeks after next Tuesday's elections, but no action is expected until January at the earliest.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , cybersecurity , Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Co ,

Thursday - 10/28/2010, 08:23pm EDT

Fate of cyber bills hangs on lame-duck session

With Congress set to return for a lame-duck session after the elections, it is unclear whether lawmakers will have the time or inclination to pass a comprehensive cybersecurity bill. Some experts are calling for Congress to address at least some of the most important aspects if they can't agree on a larger bill.

Tags: technology , cybersecurity , S 3480 , Joseph Lieberman , Susan Collins , Tom Carper , Orrin Hatch , Kit Bond , Louis Tucker , Brandon Milhorn , John Kneuer , DHS , Max Cacas

Wednesday - 10/27/2010, 07:34am EDT
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Cybersecurity: can you be successful at it?

Learn more in today's Cybersecurity Update

Tags: DorobekInsider , newscast , technology , cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Paul Rosenzweig

Thursday - 09/09/2010, 05:14pm EDT
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Are recent cuts to DoD programs just the beginning?

In Depth's new series, Pentagon Solutions, takes a look at why Secretary Robert Gates is calling for the cuts of certain programs, and whether or not there might be more to come.

Tags: DoD , Robert Gates , Mackenzie Eaglen , Winslow Wheeler , CDI , budget , Dorothy Ramienski , In Depth , Francis Rose , Pentagon Solutions

Tuesday - 08/17/2010, 04:17pm EDT
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Sick leave legislation update

Tags: P&B , contracting , sick leave , James Sherk ,

Friday - 06/12/2009, 09:28am EDT
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How Insecure is Social Security?

Tags: mngt , SSA , Alison Fraser

Wednesday - 05/20/2009, 09:37am EDT
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Federal frugality

Tags: budget , Brian Riedl ,

Friday - 05/08/2009, 10:05am EDT
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