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DoJ adds over two dozen corporate-crime prosecutors to its National Security Division

In today’s Federal Newscast: The Justice Department’s National Security Division expands big time, as it adds over two dozen new prosecutors to fight corporate…

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Data analysis raises alarms over spending on critical technologies

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Jokes aside, could Congress function if something wiped out a lot of members?

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Kamala Harris

Lawmakers press White House for details on efforts to boost diversity across national security workforce

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WikipediaArnold Punaro

The military has a hard time doing its job when Congress doesn’t do its job

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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., speaks as Karen Gibson, the new Sergeant at Arms of the United States Senate, listens outside Schumer's office, Monday, March 22, 2021, at the Capitol in Washington. (Graeme Jennings/Pool via AP)

New Senate sergeant at arms describes long-term security issues following Jan. 6

For one view of what’s ahead, Federal Drive with Tom Temin turned to the new Senate Sergeant at Arms Ret. Army Lt. Gen. Karen Gibson.

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GAO worried foreign adversaries are getting their hands on NIH-funded discoveries

When federal agencies make financial grants to science and technology researchers, scouring their proposals for possible conflicts of interest is a big…

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Joe Biden, Vladimir Putin

DoD potentially vulnerable to private military companies controlled by other nations

U.S. armed forces could find themselves in hot conflict with PMCs – then what? Marine Corps Lt. Col. Joe Moye offered some answers on Federal Drive with Tom Temin. 

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