If you’re working in the defense industry you may have noticed a dark cloud in the room that starts with ‘s’ and rhymes with ‘frustration’ – which is exactly what it’s causing for many professionals, especially in terms of salary and earnings.
The Big News
Dell Federal Systems was awarded a firm-fixed-price with max value of $12,480,000 for procurement of a max of 13,000 printers. Work will be performed in Chester, Virgina.
Last week Director of National Intelligence James Clapper announced via email that the intelligence community would not be furloughing any employees in the organization’s 17-agency workforce.
A growing number of service members are getting degrees overseas; Marines are under fire for harsh discipline (wait…what?), and a new era in government-journalism relations.
A look at special forces in Afghanistan, al Qaeda ramps up presence in Syria, and the Intelligence Community avoids furloughs.