The Congressional Budget Office’s price tag on paid parental leave does not take into account employee turnover.
The 2020 NDAA bars DoD from converting military medical billets to civilian ones until more analysis is done.
The final agreement maintains the NDAA’s decades-long reputation of must-pass legislation, but punts thorny border issues to the still-unsettled appropriations process.
Military housing companies have hired more staff and invested more money, but lawmakers say problems persist.
Time is running out for Congress to finish the 2020 defense authorization bill.
Two lawmakers want the Defense Department to only buy American-made drugs.
In today’s Federal Newscast, a former National Security Agency contractor who stole nearly 20 years worth of sensitive information finds out his fate.
Four members of the House Armed Services Committee wrote to President Donald Trump that any further delays to the cloud procurement known as JEDI would harm the Pentagon.
The main sticking point between the House and Senate versions is the topline number. The Senate bill authorizes an additional $17 billion for the Defense Department, which the House argues would be used for pet projects like the border wall.
New benefits, daycare grants and possible backpay may all be in the future for Defense Department employees, service members and contractors.