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House Overrides NDAA Veto, Passes Stimulus Payment IncreaseNews

House Overrides NDAA Veto, Passes Stimulus Payment Increase

The House voted 322-87 Monday to override President Donald Trump’s veto of the $740.5B National Defense Authorization Act, Politico reported.…
Trump Signs $2.3T Spending Package, Lawmakers Plan NDAA Veto Override VoteNews

Trump Signs $2.3T Spending Package, Lawmakers Plan NDAA Veto Override Vote

President Donald Trump has signed a $2.3T spending package that would allocate $900B in funds for COVID-19 pandemic relief efforts…
Congress OKs Spending Package With $900B COVID-19 Relief FundNews

Congress OKs Spending Package With $900B COVID-19 Relief Fund

A spending package that includes $900B in COVID-19 relief funds is now headed to the White House for President Donald…
Senate Passes $740.5B FY 2021 National Defense Authorization ActNews

Senate Passes $740.5B FY 2021 National Defense Authorization Act

The Senate on Friday passed in a 84-13 vote a bill that would authorize $740.5B in defense funds for fiscal…
Reps. Adam Smith, Mac Thornberry Announce Bicameral Agreement Over FY 2021 NDAANews

Reps. Adam Smith, Mac Thornberry Announce Bicameral Agreement Over FY 2021 NDAA

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith, D-Wash., and Ranking Member Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, issued a joint statement Wednesday saying…
Senate Introduces $696B FY 2021 Defense Bill Under $1.4T Spending PackageNews

Senate Introduces $696B FY 2021 Defense Bill Under $1.4T Spending Package

The Senate on Tuesday proposed a $1.4T spending package that includes $696B in defense appropriations for fiscal year 2021, Defense News…
State Dept Clears $600M General Atomics-Built MQ-9B RPA Sale to TaiwanContract Awards

State Dept Clears $600M General Atomics-Built MQ-9B RPA Sale to Taiwan

The State Department has approved Taiwan’s request to buy four General Atomics-built MQ-9B remotely piloted aircraft, related equipment and services…
State Dept OKs Potential $10B Sale of Lockheed-Made F-35s to UAENews

State Dept OKs Potential $10B Sale of Lockheed-Made F-35s to UAE

The State Department informed Congress it approved the United Arab Emirates’ request to buy 50 Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35…
State Dept OKs $1.8B in HIMARS Launchers, Recce Pods, Missile Purchase Requests From TaiwanContract Awards

State Dept OKs $1.8B in HIMARS Launchers, Recce Pods, Missile Purchase Requests From Taiwan

The State Department has approved Taiwan’s request to buy high mobility artillery rocket system launchers, AGM-84H standoff land attack missile-expanded…
Cyberspace Solarium Commission Proposes Strategy to Create Trusted ICT Supply ChainsNews

Cyberspace Solarium Commission Proposes Strategy to Create Trusted ICT Supply Chains

The Cyberspace Solarium Commission has released a white paper that presents a five-pillar strategy to establish trusted supply chains for critical…