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A new way to measure the government’s supply chain security readiness

In today’s Federal Newscast the Federal Acquisition Security Council is developing a scorecard to help assess governmentwide supply chain security readiness.

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FILE - Tourists ride classic convertible cars on the Malecon beside the United States Embassy in Havana, Cuba, Oct. 3, 2017. The CIA believes it’s unlikely that Russia or another adversary are broadly using directed energy to attack hundreds of U.S. personnel who have reported brain injuries and symptoms that have come to be known as “Havana syndrome.   (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File)

State Department employees suffering from mysterious condition now have an avenue for financial help

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(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)FILE - This March 27, 2008, file aerial photo shows the Pentagon in Washington. The U.S. military wants to expand its use of artificial intelligence in warfare but says it will take care to deploy the technology in accordance with the nation’s values. The Pentagon outlined its first AI strategy on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

DoD wants to declassify more intelligence to enhance private-sector cybersecurity

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IG slams NASA’s software asset management, calling it ‘basic’

In today’s Federal Newscast: The Inspector General criticizes NASA’s software asset management, calling it ‘basic.’ Some Coasties are treading water, trying…

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S.GnatiukJudges wooden gavel resting on a law book in a courtroom conceptual of judgements, crime, punishment, and justice

Soldier sentenced to 42 months in federal prison for $3 million PPP loan fraud

In today’s Federal Newscast: A soldier has been sentenced to 42 months in prison for $3 million in PPP loan fraud. New recommendations are out on how to…

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Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa)

Grassley calls for 10 agencies to account for payment arrangements of temporarily employed non-feds

In today’s Federal Newscast: A powerful senator wants to know how some agencies are paying non-federal temp employees. The Navy Secretary says maintenance backlogs at four shipyards weaken combat readiness. And Congressman Comer thinks GSA’s Carnahan is working way outside the beltway.

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