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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…
Jerry McGinn: Defense Production Act Authorizes Gov’t to Prioritize ContractsGovCon Expert

Jerry McGinn: Defense Production Act Authorizes Gov’t to Prioritize Contracts

Jerry McGinn, executive director of the Center for Government Contracting at George Mason University’s School of Business, wrote in an opinion…
Federal Judge Discloses Opinion on Amazon’s Key Argument in DoD JEDI Cloud Contract ChallengeContract Awards

Federal Judge Discloses Opinion on Amazon’s Key Argument in DoD JEDI Cloud Contract Challenge

A federal judge said in court documents unsealed Friday that Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) is likely to succeed on one of its…
Report: Pentagon Officials Identify $18B in FY 2021 Unfunded Priorities ListsNews

Report: Pentagon Officials Identify $18B in FY 2021 Unfunded Priorities Lists

Senior officials at the Department of Defense identified “priority” projects valued at $18B combined that are not funded in President Donald…
Report: Trump Wants to Reprogram $7.2B DoD Funds for Border WallNews

Report: Trump Wants to Reprogram $7.2B DoD Funds for Border Wall

President Donald Trump plans to redirect approximately $7.2B in defense funds in 2020 to support construction work on the border…
Trump OKs Fiscal 2020 Defense Spending BillNews

Trump OKs Fiscal 2020 Defense Spending Bill

President Donald Trump on Friday signed into law the fiscal year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, which authorizes the creation…
Kevin McAleenan to Join Private Sector After Resignation as DHS Acting SecretaryExecutive Moves

Kevin McAleenan to Join Private Sector After Resignation as DHS Acting Secretary

Kevin McAleenan, a 2019 Wash100 award recipient, is stepping down from his role as acting secretary of the Department of…
Pentagon Chief Mark Esper Launches US Space CommandNews

Pentagon Chief Mark Esper Launches US Space Command

Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Thursday officially unveiled U.S. Space Command as the 11th unified combatant command led by Air…
Joseph Maguire Named Acting Director of National IntelligenceExecutive Moves

Joseph Maguire Named Acting Director of National Intelligence

President Donald Trump has selected Joseph Maguire, director of the National Counterterrorism Center, to serve as acting director of national…