Carrying out effective foreign policy requires not just advocating for budget and personnel. It requires strong administrative oversight.
The Big News
With all the news about satellites tracking MH17, the real news is this: top secret satellites aid in international justice–for the first time?
The end of the fiscal year spending spree may be even greater this year. Focus on talent acquisition, a cost investment with benefits that extend beyond the next year.
The U.S. government will spend $317 million to upgrade a new overseas intelligence center.
United Launch Alliance plans to choose a new rocket engine concept late this year.