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By TIM MAK | 12/20/13 10:16 AM
In a late night vote Thursday, the Senate approved the Pentagon's annual policy bill, sending it to the White House for the president's signature just days before the last of the lawmakers left Washington, D.C., for the...Read More...
By TIM MAK | 12/19/13 01:39 PM
The White House announced its support for the Pentagon's annual policy legislation Thursday, shortly before the Senate prepares to pass it. Citing a provision that would loosen restrictions on transferring detainees...Read More...
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By TIM MAK | 12/16/13 06:37 AM
The House has already left town for the holiday recess, and so all eyes will turn this week to the Senate, which must pass a budget compromise and other critical legislation before leaving town as well.Read More...
By ASSOCIATED PRESS | 12/13/13 09:55 AM
After a sweeping vote by conservative Republicans controlling the House and President Obama's Democratic allies, a bipartisan budget pact is in the hands of the Senate, where it will encounter stronger but probably futile...Read More...
By ASSOCIATED PRESS | 12/12/13 08:55 AM
Working-age military retirees would see fewer dollars in their federal pensions and the Pentagon would get some long-sought stability in spending under Congress' budget deal.Read More...
By ASSOCIATED PRESS | 12/10/13 12:21 AM
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is warning Congress that failure to act on a defense policy bill before year's end would create more uncertainty for the military and undercut the nation's commanders. Ramping...Read More...
By TIM MAK | 12/09/13 06:41 PM
Republicans and Democrats working out the Pentagon's annual policy bill said Monday that they had reached an agreement on a stripped-down version of the bill over the Thanksgiving recess and presented it to their...Read More...
By ASSOCIATED PRESS | 12/09/13 05:54 PM
U.S. military officials insisted a top-secret Pentagon study proved the need to buy Russian helicopters for Afghanistan's security forces. But the study actually recommended an American-made rotorcraft, according to...Read More...
By MICHAL CONGER | 12/06/13 06:58 PM
Army contracting officials have repeatedly paid excessively for radio equipment for the Afghan National Security Forces, ordering excess inventory, overpaying fees, and paying too much per item, according to the...Read More...
By JOSEPH LAWLER | 12/06/13 11:49 AM
Kelley Sayler for the Center for a New American Security: In the latest installment of the ongoing military camouflage saga, the U.S. Army is said to have abandoned its $10 million investigation into replacing the...Read More...
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