With cuts of at least $450 billion in DoD\'s future, the Pentagon\'s outgoing deputy secretary says the military will have to do fewer things, and probably with fewer people.
Philip Wolgrin is an immigration policy analyst at The Center for American Progress.
Defense Secretary Robert Gates has said repeatedly over recent weeks that operating the Defense Department under 2010 funding levels represented a \"crisis on my doorstep.\" Several Defense spending critics said the assessment was overblown.
Past attempts at government reform through evaluation haven\'t had much success. But with the recent passage of a law that updates GPRA, some experts say this time could be different.
With President Obama recently signing new government reform legislation, lawmakers said accurate data about agencies and their programs will be the key to effective change. Sen. Mark Warner said budget pressures will make improving program performance more pressing than ever before. Warner wants to increase collaboration between long term federal employees and leadership in Congress and the White House.
The Center for American Progress\' Jitinder Kohli shares the center\'s new report on how to design successful government programs.
The Center for American Progress\' Jitinder Kohli explains how he helped the initiative to cut billions in the U.K. government.
With the military now able to set its own timeline, what can we expect for how long it will take? Dr. Larry Korb, a senior fellow with the Center for American Progress has more analysis.
The Pentagon’s embattled “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy has been in the news all year long, and yesterday the Pentagon released its findings from a study looking at how repealing the policy would affect the…
Censeo Consulting Group\'s Raj Sharma shared the ideas to cut procurement fat from a report in Center for American Progress.
Ashton Carter, the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, described the future state of military contracting. He said vendors should look at several current examples including the Littoral Combat Ship and the replacement for the Ohio Class Submarine.
A new poll shows interesting results.
A new poll from the Center for American Progress shows that most Americans don\'t think the federal government can do its job properly.