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Elections, debt limit reset are sources of uncertainty for federal contractors

National elections, debt limit reset, budget caps, workforce shortages and the slowing pace of contracting will all affect federal contracts this year.

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U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Tykeera MurrayNational Guard, southern borderSoldiers in the Army National Guard conduct a security search

Guard’s support of DHS adds no military value

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Coast Guard sexual assault investigation

Coast Guard ‘stymies’ Senate’s investigation of sexual assault

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government travel, federal travel

Federal agency senior leaders should curb their travel time and expenses

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(Staff Sgt. Rachel Simones)Drones

House lawmakers want to create Army drone branch

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Marine Corps completes ‘wall-to-wall’ barracks inspection. Here’s what’s next

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)FILE - This April 19, 2019 file photo shows a sign for the Department of Defense at the Pentagon in Washington. The Biden administration’s nominee for top Pentagon policy adviser was met with sharp criticism from Republicans on the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday, including accusations that he has been too partisan to be confirmed for the job. Colin Kahl, who served as national security adviser to then-Vice President Joe Biden during the Obama administration, faced repeated questions on his previous support for the Iran nuclear deal and how he would approach that issue now. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Passing 2025 defense spending bill will be ‘particularly difficult’

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Clean Energy Pentagon

Alpha-1, DoD’s portfolio of services, will accelerate AI adoption

“Alpha-1 is the one that is starting to get momentum to enable AI and ML scaffolding,” said Navy Capt. Xavier Lugo.

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/metamorworks)Medical technology concept.

Pentagon’s reproductive healthcare policy used 12 times from June to December

DoD’s reproductive health care policy implemented last year was used 12 times during Sen. Tommy Tuberville’s blockade of military promotions.

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The sun shines on the dome of Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Aug. 12, 2022. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

DoD pushing Congress to give more budget flexibilities

Defense officials are asking Congress to provide additional budget flexibilities they need to to acquire capabilities at a faster pace.

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