Welcome to the 2% year: Not as much for fewer people

For too many federal agencies, staffing levels don’t reflect real mission needs

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Sunlight shines on the U.S. Capitol dome, Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

What a lapse in funding might look like in October of 2023

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Gina Raimondo

Defense and State aren’t the only departments with a big China challenge

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Defense Budget

One secret of China’s military success is its military business model

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FILE - Marine Corps Sgt. Justin Russell, a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, or HIMARS, section chief with Kilo Battery, 2nd Battalion, 14th Marines looks out over a firing range at Fort Stewart, Ga. during a training exercise, Saturday, June 13, 2015. The HIMARS systems supplied by the U.S. and similar M270 provided by Britain have significantly bolstered the Ukrainian army's precision strike capability. (Corey Dickstein/Savannah Morning News via AP, File)

Does the Marines new modernization plan go too far? One of its former commandants thinks so

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Peter Musurlian

How the Naval War College teaches sailors about dealing with the China threat

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After the Huawei and ZTE bans, what’s next for China trade policy

The administration, prompted by Congress, has banned sales of telecommunications gear from Chinese companies. Now the question is: Should anything come…

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Brendan Carr, Ron DeSantis

Inside the FCC decision to ban sales of Chinese-made telecom gear

A normally divided Federal Communications Commission recently voted unanimously to ban sales of Chinese-made telecommunications equipment in the United…

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Industry reacts to the latest strategies out from the Defense Department

The National Defense Strategy and the DoD Strategic Management Plan emphasized rivalry with China and the need to protect space and cyber assets.

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