2022 National Defense Authorization Act

Flames rise from a pile of tree debris near the Bridge Crossing picnic grounds in Hatch Gulch Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022, near Deckers, Colo. In Colorado, climate change means snow is not always on the ground when needed so that crews can safely burn off debris piles and vegetation to help keep future wildfires from becoming catastrophic. 
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Biden admin. worries climate change will take a toll on federal budgets for years to come

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Biden administration expects climate change’s toll on the federal government will become more expensive over time.

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(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan)FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2015, file photo, a U.S. flag flies at the U.S. embassy in Havana, Cuba. The United States is renewing calls for the Cuban government to determine the source of “attacks” on U.S. diplomats in Cuba that have affected some two dozen people. At a senior-level meeting with Cuban officials in Washington on June 14, 2018, the State Department said it had again raised the issue, which has prompted a significant reduction in staffing at the U.S. Embassy in Havana.(AP Photo/Desmond Boylan, File)

White House appoints leader of its response to mysterious ‘Havana Syndrome’

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Will making sexual harassment an explicit crime help the military crack down? Experts say maybe

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(Photo courtesy of the General Services Administration)The new DHS headquarters, which GSA is managing, includes green roofs, and other green buildings features.
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CISA on the hunt, this time for artists to decorate its new headquarters

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)The Capitol is seen in Washington, Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, as Congress returns to a busy schedule and Democratic lawmakers are laboring to shoulder President Joe Biden's massive $3.5 trillion

What’s next for Congress now that they’ve kicked the budget stone down the road again

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Yes it got an infrastructure bill passed, but Congress still has a lot of work to do

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While the Pentagon is doing more business with small companies, the list of candidates is shrinking

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(U.S. Army Photo by Bridgett Siter)Soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division used the latest prototype of the Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) during a training exercise in October at Fort Pickett, Va. The event was part of a larger Soldier Touch Point, the third major milestone in the development and testing of the IVAS, which will undergo one more STP in the spring before initial fielding next year. (U.S. Army Photo by Bridgett Siter)

Army delays $22B augmented reality goggle program

The program is a partnership between the Army and Microsoft.

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What’s next for national security and artificial intelligence?

A massive report from the National Security Commission on AI detailed how the U.S. can maintain a technological advantage over China.

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Military sexual assault commissioners urge officials not to get bogged down by UCMJ changes

One aspect of the Independent Review Committee on Sexual Assault in the Military is getting a lot of attention, but there are more than 80 recommendations in all.

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