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TriWest to stop challenge to DoD's TRICARE contract

Phoenix-based TriWest Healthcare Alliance will end its challenge to the Defense Department's award of the TRICARE West Region contract to UnitedHealth. The decision comes weeks after the GAO dismissed TwiWest's protest.

Tags: TriWest , UnitedHealth , Scott Celley , pay and benefits , DoD , TRICARE , Jolie Lee

Friday - 07/13/2012, 07:28pm EDT

Senators concerned over TRICARE fee increases

The Pentagon is telling lawmakers military retirees' share of health care costs is going to have to increase if it's going to meet the budget targets Congress and the President handed over with last year's budget control act.

Tags: DoD , pay and benefits , TRICARE , Robert Hale , Jonathan Woodson , Jim Webb , Kelly Ayotte , Senate , budget

Thursday - 03/29/2012, 08:56am EDT
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Senators quiz defense companies on sequestration

Letter, sent to 15 large vendors, asks for estimated impacts of sequestration on defense contractors.

Tags: DoD , Congress , budget , sequestration , defense industrial base , John McCain , Kelly Ayotte , Joe Lieberman , Saxby Chambliss , John Cornyn , James Inhofe , Lindsey Graham , Lockheed Marting , Aerospace Industries Association ,

Friday - 07/06/2012, 11:55am EDT

Navy plans mandatory anti-sexual assault training for every sailor

Each sailor will be required to take a new round of training by the end of this year. Courses will emphasize the need for "bystander" servicemembers to intervene when they see activities that could foreshadow sexual assault.

Tags: DoD , Navy , sexual assault , Scott Seeberger , Martha Herb , DoD Report , Federal Drive

Friday - 07/06/2012, 05:17am EDT
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Ahead of OMB guidance, agencies bring their own strategies to BYOD

Early-adopter agencies of the bring-your-own-device idea are blazing their own trail through the security, privacy and policy challenges of personally-owned devices on government networks.

Tags: technology , mobile computing , mobility , BYOD , Bring your own device , ACT/IAC , GSA , EEOC , Venable , Perryn Ashmore , Kimberly Hancher , Dan Reece , Rob Burton ,

Thursday - 07/05/2012, 05:17am EDT
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Pentagon to begin online delivery of US mail

Employees in the Pentagon will be able to access their postal mail via a web-based interface and decide how to handle each envelope.

Tags: DoD , Sonny Biddix , Washington Headquarters Service , Defense Post Office , Digital Delivery Mail Program , technology , Green government , USPS ,

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 01:42pm EDT
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GAO dismisses protest over huge TRICARE contract

The Government Accountability Office has turned back a protest over a multibillion dollar contract to administer part of the military's TRICARE health insurance system, the losing bidder said Monday. The Comptroller General's decision was not publicly released as of Monday afternoon, but TriWest officials said they had been notified of the rejection.

Tags: DoD , GAO , TRICARE , health care , Aetna , TriWest , UnitedHealth , David McIntyre , Health Net

Monday - 07/02/2012, 05:42pm EDT

Army deploys first fruits of agile acquisition process

Hundreds of pieces of equipment the Army has assembled as part of its new network modernization strategy will deploy with soldiers to Afghanistan on Oct. 1, the first results of the Army's transition to capability set management.

Tags: DoD , Army , acqusition , Network Integration Evaluation , Fort Bliss , John Morrison , John Hughes , Genaro Dellarocco , agile acquisition , WIN-T , Nett Warrior ,

Monday - 07/02/2012, 12:07pm EDT
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Senators press DoD to reveal more details on sequestration

Legislation requiring Defense Department to disclose budget-cutting contingency plans would be attached to 'every bill that walks'

Tags: DoD , DoD budget , Congress , sequestration , Kelly Ayotte , Steven Bucci , Heritage Foundation , Brookings Institution , Ashton Carter , American Enterprise Institute , John McCain , Lindsey Graham , Michael O

Wednesday - 06/27/2012, 06:11am EDT
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Investigation by states shuts down GIBill.com

Under a settlement announced Wednesday by 20 states' attorneys general, the Department of Veterans Affairs will take control of a website that consumer fraud investigators say has been used to mislead military members into making poor use of their GI Bill benefits.

Tags: VA , GI Bill , Jack Conway , Tom Harkin , QuinStreet , Government Accountability Office , Taeja Smith ,

Thursday - 06/28/2012, 05:53am EDT
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