Air Force leaders have been saying for the last several years that their service is too small to perform the missions the nation’s likely to ask of it.
As part of the VA Mission Act, Congress told the Veterans Affairs Department to consolidate its various private-sector care programs into one.
Congress is back home this week and won’t return to Capitol Hill until after the midterm elections. But it has a long to-do list for when it resumes.
In today’s Federal Newscast, James Wolfe, who was the head of the security for the Senate Intelligence Committee for almost 30 years, has plead guilty to making false statements to the FBI about his interactions with a news organization.
A long running federal conference not only changes venues, it sports a whole new format.
Larry Allen of Allen Federal Business Partners offered more insight into federal contracting with the recently passed minibuses on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
A new drug developed by the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, called Tafenoquine, has the potential to eradicate malaria. It recently received approval from the Food and Drug Administration.
The Army is in charge of about a million soldiers and those troops have concerns, ideas and comments for their leaders.
DHS is kicking off several corresponding initiatives to further mitigate supply chain risks, particularly through federal procurement.
In today’s Federal Newscast, Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie appointed a new permanent director for the DC medical center.
The National Guard chief says the Tyndall Air Force Base is 100 percent uninhabitable.
Bob Tobias, a professor in American University’s Key Executive Leadership Programs, described what he called the “three legged stool” essential to any successful civil service reform.
You may not want to go mountain climbing in Antarctica but people can now see the terrain and its elevations thanks to work by the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.
In today’s Federal Newscast, base officials are the describing the damage at Tyndall Air Force Base in the Florida panhandle as “catastrophic.”
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