6:55 am, May 28, 2015

Search Result

Search Tags:  Michele Flournoy

Hagel successor expected to fight more threats, increase DoD spending

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's decision to resign Monday has produced plenty of speculation about his successor. Military experts retired Maj. Gen. Arnold Punaro and Jim Thomas of the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments said the new DoD secretary will likely lobby Congress for more money to deal with new threats.

Tags: DoD , Chuck Hagel , Robert Work , Jim Thomas , Arnold Punaro , Ashton Carter , Jack Reed , Barack Obama , Pentagon , White House , budget , sequestration

Wednesday - 11/26/2014, 05:12am EST

Flournoy: Time for a 'good scrub' of DoD's mission, tasks

Michele Flournoy, the former undersecretary of defense for policy, says the time is ripe for the Department of Defense to look at its mission and how it motivates people to cut costs and reduce its overhead.

Tags: DoD , DoD budget , budget , Center for a New American Security , In Depth , Michael OConnell

Monday - 08/19/2013, 03:25pm EDT

After Navy role, Work to head CNAS think tank

Undersecretary of the Navy Robert Work will become the CEO of the Center for a New American Security, a prestigious defense think tank with close ties to the Obama administration. Work will start at CNAS April 22.

Tags: Robert Work , Navy , CNAS ,

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 06:32pm EST

Campaign advisers lay out candidates' competing defense strategies

What are President Barack Obama's plans for the Pentagon in a possible second term? And, what would a Mitt Romney administration hold in store? To answer those questions, Federal News Radio turned to Michele Flournoy, Obama's former undersecretary of defense for policy, and Dov Zakheim, former Pentagon comptroller and now a Romney adviser.

Tags: DoD , Dov Zakheim , Federal Drive

Friday - 10/26/2012, 09:28pm EDT

Federal Drive interviews - Oct. 26

How would the Pentagon change under Mitt Romney? And what would President Obama do to the Defense Department in a second term? Federal Drives talks to advisers to the two candidates about the different approaches to national security.

Tags: Federal Drive , DoD , Cybersecurity , Technology , Dov Zakheim , BethAnn Telford , Ironman , John Michel , Air Force

Friday - 10/26/2012, 09:56am EDT

Obama announces 3 key DoD nominations

President Barack Obama announced a slate of nominees for administration posts, including three in key Defense Department positions. They include nominees for the Pentagon's personnel and policy chiefs and the department's chief weapons buyer.

Tags: Acquisition , DoD , people , Erin Conaton , Air Force , Frank Kendall , James Miller , Clifford Stanley , Jo Ann Rooney , Ashton Carter

Monday - 01/23/2012, 10:01pm EST

Pentagon's first female policy chief quitting

Tags: DoD , W. Scott Gould , VA

Monday - 12/12/2011, 05:27pm EST

Defense Department officials explain Quadrennial Defense Review

Every four years, the Department of Defense takes a look at where we are and where we're going. The result is the Quadrennial Defense Review.

Tags: management , Quadrennial Defense Review , Defense , DoD , Pentagon , House Armed Services Committee , Congress

Tuesday - 02/09/2010, 08:31pm EST

DoD begins meeting with Obama team

Defense officials detail top issues, functions

Tags: mngt , JM , Darryn James , Richard Rangel , Thomas Tesch , Kenneth McKenzie, Jr. , Robert Gates , John White , defense department , Joint Chiefs of Staff

Tuesday - 11/18/2008, 05:00pm EST
  • 1