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Biden Picks Federal Appeals Court Judge Merrick Garland for Attorney General Post

Merrick Garland Attorney General nominee

Merrick Garland, a more than two-decade veteran of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, has emerged as President-elect Joe Biden's pick to be the next U.S. attorney general, Politico reported Wednesday. Garland most recently served as the DC Circuit chief judge and previously received a nomination to serve in the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016 under the Obama administration.

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AT&T Wins $92M Contract to Expand FBI Wireless Services; Stacy Schwartz Quoted

Stacy Schwartz VP

AT&T (NYSE: T) has won a potential $92M contract to help the FBI access additional mobility services and increase the bureau's utilization of a nationwide broadband network the company built with the First Responder Network Authority. Stacy Schwartz, vice president of AT&T's FirstNet program, said the award serves as a testament to the law enforcement-specific attributes of the network.

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Five Companies Hold Spots on $1.5B DOJ Automated Litigation Support Contract

DOJ ALS Contract Award

Five companies will compete for automated litigation support orders under a follow-on Department of Justice contract vehicle worth potentially $1.5B over six and a half years. DOJ selected CACI International (NYSE: CACI), Deloitte, Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and PAE (Nasdaq: PAE) as initial awardees on the Mega 5 ALS contract in late August and the latest SAM notice published Thursday says the department added professional services firm EY to the program.

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Kratos to Buy CPI’s Satellite Antenna Business; Phil Carrai Quoted

Phil Carrai

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has agreed to acquire Communications & Power Industries’ ASC Signal Division subsidiary for $35M in cash as part of efforts to expand its antenna systems and other offerings across the space ground sector and expand support for defense missions and intelligence operations.

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