The Defense Department’s small contract approach to emerging technologies isn’t helping attract business, a panel of analysts told Congress.
The task force will last as long as six months and give recommendations that may turn into legislation.
From fitness centers to cyber issues, these amendments within the House NDAA are likely to grab some attention.
Six Democrats sent Trump a letter urging him to fill vacancies in the Pentagon. Trump has been under fire from both sides of the aisle for dragging his feet on nominating people to fill Senate-confirmed positions.
House Lawmakers introduced two bills this week to make rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft reimbursable for federal employees.
Rep. Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) has introduced a bill to link the Veterans Affairs Department with private sector technology, in the hope of creating an opportunity for veterans to self-schedule medical appointments.