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Peter MusurlianMichele Pearce and Alex Hastings of the law firm of Covington & Burling discuss the 2024 NDAA with Tom Temin

National Defense Authorization Act moves a lot of chess pieces

The National Defense Authorization Act, which Congress finished just days ago, moves the marker on several matters peripherally connected to the armed…

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DHA set to takeover all military hospitals by end of 2021, even after transition halt during pandemic

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Senate votes to boost civilian oversight of special ops, reinforcing earlier mandate

The Senate’s NDAA orders SOCOM to transfer dozens of personnel to the Pentagon office in charge of overseeing it. In the 2017 NDAA, Congress reorganized…

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Major changes coming to DoD’s TRICARE system Jan. 1

New rules alter TRICARE’s benefit structure, require beneficiaries to sign up during open enrollment.

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Reversing course, Pentagon says it fully supports restructuring of its acquisition bureaucracy

The Pentagon met the letter of the law by turning in a report to Congress on how it plans to implement one of its largest organizational changes in decades.

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