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DoD to Use $688M in CARES Act Funds to Support Aircraft Propulsion, Shipbuilding IndustriesNews

DoD to Use $688M in CARES Act Funds to Support Aircraft Propulsion, Shipbuilding Industries

The Department of Defense plans to use $688M in funds under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act to…
State Dept OKs $1.42B in PAC-3 MSE Missile, Repair, Sustainment Requests From KuwaitContract Awards

State Dept OKs $1.42B in PAC-3 MSE Missile, Repair, Sustainment Requests From Kuwait

The State Department has cleared Kuwait’s request to buy Patriot Advanced Capability-3 Missile Segment Enhancements, program sustainment support and repair services under…
Bicameral Bill Seeks to Boost Investments in Emerging Tech to Maintain US Science & Tech LeadershipNews

Bicameral Bill Seeks to Boost Investments in Emerging Tech to Maintain US Science & Tech Leadership

Four lawmakers have proposed a bicameral bill to strengthen U.S. scientific and technological edge through increased investments in the development…
Rep. John Ratcliffe Confirmed as National Intelligence DirectorExecutive Moves

Rep. John Ratcliffe Confirmed as National Intelligence Director

The Senate voted 49-44 Thursday to confirm Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) as the new director of national intelligence, The Wall Street Journal…
DoD Seeks Congressional Approval for $17.7B Columbia-Class Submarine Block BuyContract Awards

DoD Seeks Congressional Approval for $17.7B Columbia-Class Submarine Block Buy

The Department of Defense is asking Congress to authorize a potential $17.7B block-buy contract for two Columbia-class ballistic missile submarines,…
House Lawmakers Propose $3T Coronavirus Legislative PackageNews

House Lawmakers Propose $3T Coronavirus Legislative Package

House lawmakers have introduced a $3T legislative package that would require telework and hazard pay to federal employees on the…
House OKs Potential $484B Emergency Relief PackageNews

House OKs Potential $484B Emergency Relief Package

The House on Thursday passed a potential $484B emergency relief package that would provide additional funds for small businesses and…
State Dept OKs $155M in Harpoon Block II, MK 54 Lightweight Torpedo Requests From IndiaContract Awards

State Dept OKs $155M in Harpoon Block II, MK 54 Lightweight Torpedo Requests From India

The State Department has approved India’s request to buy AGM-84L Harpoon Block II air-launched missiles, MK 54 lightweight torpedoes and…
PSC Joins NDIA to Urge Congress’ Extension of 889 Deadline; David Berteau QuotedNews

PSC Joins NDIA to Urge Congress’ Extension of 889 Deadline; David Berteau Quoted

The Professional Services Council (PSC), in conjunction with the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), sent a letter to Congress that…
DoD, VA to Get Emergency Funds Under $2T COVID-19 Response PackageNews

DoD, VA to Get Emergency Funds Under $2T COVID-19 Response Package

The Senate on Wednesday unanimously passed a $2T emergency funding package to mitigate the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic,…