The Army is cutting more experienced soldiers to reach 450,000 active duty troops by 2018.
The National Defense Panel delivered “Ensuring a Strong U.S. Defense for the Future” an assessment of the 2014 Quadrennial Defense Review put forth by the Defense Department.
Federal News Radio’s DoD Reporter Jared Serbu offers news tidbits and buzz about the Defense Department.
When Robert Gates was secretary of Defense, he tried three years in a row to increase out-of-pocket expenses for TRICARE participants. But Congress voted that down every time.
The Defense and Energy departments will team up on a pair of multimillion dollar research projects. The goal is to give the military access to secure, reliable renewable energy, both in deployed units and on military bases.
Every four years, the Pentagon is tasked to produce a Quadrennial Defense Review. A big component of the forthcoming review will be the disposition of US forces overseas. The Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs…