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New Whistleblower Protection Law Introduced in Congress

Tom McCuin / Oct 10, 2018

Last week, the Adam S. Lovinger Whistleblower Reprisal Act of 2018 was introduced in the House. This could halt the all-too-common practice of revoking the security clearances of employees who report wrongdoing.

NAVMAR Applied Sciences Wins Additional $7.7 Million for SBIR Sonobuoy Project -DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Oct 9, 2018

This order will include performance modeling and simulation, fabrication, component integration, test, training, and prototype procurement activities in support of the Extended Life Sonobuoy/Automated Extended Life Sonobuoy program. 

Secretary of the Army Calls for Army Renaissance

Tom McCuin / Oct 9, 2018

Secretary of the Army Mark T. Esper delivered the keynote address at the annual meeting of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) on Monday. He used his keynote to address four main themes: readiness and lethality, modernization, doctrine, and reform.

Congress’ Worst Fears Confirmed with Latest Supply Chain Security Breach

Tom McCuin / Oct 8, 2018

A breach in the DoD’s computer supply chain potentially gave Chinese intelligence the keys to almost any data it wanted. The possibility of this kind of hardware hack was considered so remote that few bothered to worry about it. 

MacDonald-Bedford Awarded $98 Million to Support NAVFAC Pacific – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Oct 4, 2018

This work will support the existing Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) workforce capabilities and provide increased ability to support construction projects and associated efforts undertaken by NAVFAC Pacific.

Iran, The International Court of Justice, and American Sovereignty

Tom McCuin / Oct 4, 2018

The idea that any treaty between the U.S. and Iran, signed prior to the Iranian Revolution that brought the ayatollahs to power, would remain in effect today is laughable. Iran’s theocrats have abrogated that pact many times over.

Boeing Wins Additional $45 Million for JDAM Tech Support – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Oct 3, 2018

Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) guidance kits converts unguided bombs into all-weather precision-guided munitions. Boeing will provide JDAM support for studies and analysis, product improvement, upgrades and integration.

Deploy or Go Home? Don’t Worry – You’ve Got Options

Tom McCuin / Oct 3, 2018

A new military policy may force some non-deployable personnel out of the service. But there are plenty of opportunities to continue serving your country. In fact, you’re on a website full of opportunities.

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