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JFCOM rebranding, downsizing, but not closing

A memorandum signed by the president Thursday night gives DoD the green light to formally shut down the Joint Forces Command in Norfolk, Va. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said about half the command's functions will stay in the Norfolk area, while Virginia Democratic Sen. Mark Warner's office said JFCOM would be revamped and renamed.

Tags: management , DoD , Congress , Robert Gates , Mark Warner , Ray Odierno , Kevin Hall , DoD budget , Jared Serbu

Friday - 01/07/2011, 04:38pm EST

Reporters' Roundup: JFCOM, Federal News Countdown

Your daily debrief of the stories Federal News Radio reporters are working on.

Tags: Reporters' Roundup , Jared Serbu , DoD , Francis Rose , Dorobek Insider , In Depth

Friday - 01/07/2011, 04:00pm EST
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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 , Congress , Jim McAleese , Mackenzie Eaglen , Maren Leed , Heritage Foundation , CSIS , Jared Serbu

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

Live Blog: Ask the Governor with Bob McDonnell

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell talks with WTOP's Mark Segraves

Tags: Bob McDonnell , I-66 , I-495 , I-95 , K2 , MetroABC Board , Virginia State Employees , pat-down , medical marijuana , BRAC , Robert Gates , Mark Segraves , Paul D. Shinkman

Tuesday - 11/30/2010, 11:51am EST

New JFCOM leader takes over

Army General Ray Odierno took charge of JFCOM on Friday

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , defense ,

Monday - 11/01/2010, 01:31pm EDT

Senate skeptics probe DoD officials on JFCOM cuts

The Pentagon's decision to close Joint Forces Command in Norfolk, Va., remains its biggest hot spot in its effort to save $100 billion over the next three years.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , management , technology , William Lynn , Jim Webb , Robert Gates , Carl Levin , Joseph Lieberman , Ashton Carter , John McCain , Senate Armed Services Committee , DoD , Joint Forces Command , BTA , Teri Takai , efficiency initiatives , Jason Miller ,

Wednesday - 09/29/2010, 06:50pm EDT
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DoD struggles to explain JFCOM closing

Some Senate Armed Services Committee members are unhappy with the Pentagon's lack of transparency and inclusion in the decision to close the base. Defense Deputy Secretary Lynn said the Pentagon held almost 30 meetings before concluding that JFCOM needed to be closed. Lynn also offers insight into future of DoD CIO and BTA.

Tags: management , technology , William Lynn , Jim Webb , Robert Gates , Carl Levin , Joesph Lieberman , Ashton Carter , John McCain , Senate Armed Services Committee , DoD , Joint Forces Command , BTA , Teri Takai , efficiency initiatives , Jason Miller ,

Wednesday - 09/29/2010, 07:06am EDT
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Virginia fights JFCOM closing

Virginia's political leaders are heading to Washington, D.C., to press the military on the planned closing of the Joint Forces Command in Hampton Roads.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD Report , defense , Bob McDonnell

Tuesday - 09/28/2010, 08:40am EDT

Senate to hold hearing on DoD plans to axe JFCOM

The Senate Armed Services Committee has agreed to hold a hearing Sept. 9.

Tags: management , Jim Webb , Robert Gates , Gerry Connolly , Diane Watson , Senate Armed Services Committee , DoD , House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , efficiency initiatives , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 08/25/2010, 03:15pm EDT

The search for the new TNT

Also, could DoD's proposed shutdown of JFCOM be illegal?

Tags: DoD Update , defense , DoD , TNT

Monday - 08/16/2010, 08:40am EDT
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