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Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks Recognized With First Wash100 Award for Driving Tech & Policy ModernizationNews

Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks Recognized With First Wash100 Award for Driving Tech & Policy Modernization

Executive Mosaic is honored to present Kathleen Hicks, deputy secretary of defense, as a 2021 Wash100 Award recipient for her
Report: Biden Eyes Former Senator Bill Nelson for NASA Administrator RoleExecutive Moves

Report: Biden Eyes Former Senator Bill Nelson for NASA Administrator Role

The White House intends to nominate Bill Nelson, a former senator from Florida, to serve as NASA administrator, SpaceNews reported
Stacy Cummings, Acting DOD Undersecretary for Acquisition and Sustainment, Wins 2021 Wash100 Award for Advancing Acquisition, Digital ModernizationNews

Stacy Cummings, Acting DOD Undersecretary for Acquisition and Sustainment, Wins 2021 Wash100 Award for Advancing Acquisition, Digital Modernization

Executive Mosaic is honored to announce that Stacy Cummings, acting undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment at the Department of Defense
Kathleen Hicks Confirmed as Deputy Defense SecretaryNews

Kathleen Hicks Confirmed as Deputy Defense Secretary

Kathleen Hicks, a former Department of Defense official and an inductee into Executive Mosaic's Wash100 for 2021, was confirmed to…
Congress OKs Waiver for Lloyd Austin’s Appointment as Defense SecretaryExecutive Moves

Congress OKs Waiver for Lloyd Austin’s Appointment as Defense Secretary

Congress has approved a waiver to facilitate the confirmation of Lloyd Austin, a retired U.S. Army general, as defense secretary
Avril Haines Confirmed as National Intelligence DirectorExecutive Moves

Avril Haines Confirmed as National Intelligence Director

The Senate voted 84-10 Wednesday to confirm Avril Haines, former deputy director at the CIA, as the new director of
Senate Votes to Turn $740.5B Defense Policy Bill Into LawNews

Senate Votes to Turn $740.5B Defense Policy Bill Into Law

The Senate moved to pass the $740.5B National Defense Authorization Act into law via an 81-13 vote Friday that overruled…
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.…
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…