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EM’s Weekly Roundup: Wash100 Voting Extended Until June 1st; Sue Gordon Joins CACI Board of Directors; Leidos Restarts Work for Air Force; Army Modernization Efforts Update; POC to Host CMMC Forum on June 24th; Soraya Correa Unveils COVID-19 Response Efforts; Sen. Mark Warner Talks CARES Act and Weekly Top 10 Stories

Gina Haspel, Juliane Gallina, Gen. Paul Nakasone, Teresa Carlson, Hon. Ellen Lord Climb Wash100 Popular Vote Rankings; Wash100 Voting Extended Until June 1st. Because of the limitations created by the COVID-19 situation, Executive Mosaic has extended the Wash100 Popular Vote this year until June 1st to give the government contracting …

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Raytheon Technologies Kicks Off Trading on NYSE; Greg Hayes, Thomas Kennedy Quoted

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Raytheon Technologies started trading Friday on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “RTX” after United Technologies Corp. and Raytheon completed their all-stock merger that was first announced in June 2019. The Waltham, Mass.-based publicly traded combined company has approximately $74B in pro forma 2019 net sales and operates with about 195K employees worldwide focused on developing technologies across hypersonics, cybersecurity, avionics and directed energy, among other areas, Raytheon Technologies said Friday.

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ADG Receives $96M FEMA Respirator, Filter Order for COVID-19 Response; Patrick Callahan Quoted

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AirBoss Defense Group has secured a potential 13-week,  $96.4 million contract with Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide 100,000 American-made FlexAir Powered Air Purifying Respirators and 600,000 High Efficiency Filters for urgent response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the company announced on Wednesday

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Gen. Mark Milley, Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff, Named to 2020 Wash100 for Driving U.S. Military’s Critical Missions

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Executive Mosaic is honored to present Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, as an inductee into the 2020 Wash100 Award for overseeing over 3 million service members in his new role and for his efforts to preserve regional peace and stability across the globe as well as the safety of U.S. citizens. This marks the fourth-time in the last five years that Milley has earned a Wash100 Award.

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Battelle-OSU Wexner Medical Center Partnership Aims to Expedite COVID-19 Diagnostics; Lou Von Thaer Quoted

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Battelle and Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center have collaborated to develop a novel coronavirus test that the hospital intends to administer under an existing Food and Drug Administration certification. The partnership created the test in efforts to shorten the turnaround time for COVID-19 diagnosis and accelerate test processing in accordance with clinical guidelines in the state.

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GMU GovCon Center Hosts Webinar on COVID-19 Impact; Jerry McGinn Comments

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George Mason University and industry executives discussed the implications of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic for both agencies and companies during a webinar hosted by GMU's Center for Government Contracting. "Panelists noted that businesses need to take an extremely proactive role in communicating and engaging with their government customers and that government agencies need to likewise recognize the centrality of the contract workforce for their respective missions," Jerry McGinn, the center's executive director, told GovCon Wire.

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