The long-awaited contract is for Information Technology Enterprise Solutions-3 (ITES-3S) services. The Army Computer Hardware, Enterprise Software and Solutions (CHESS) will use the ITES-3S as its primary source to manage commercial IT contracts.
Though concrete evidence of North Korean denuclearization still is lacking, Secretary of State Pompeo is optimistic. But amid nuclear scares on the Korean peninsula, there’s some good news being lost in the shuffle.
The $2.38 Billion contract will provide for up to 84 MH-139 helicopters, training devices, and associated support equipment to replace the UH-1N. One of the MH-139’s new tasks will be in USAF nuclear deterrence operations.
The U.N meets in NYC this week and critics fear the president’s brash brand of diplomacy. But with threats from Iran, DPRK and others, the watching world still knows it faces bigger dangers than Trump’s manners.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in was in the North this week for another “historic” summit that has produced sound and fury, pageantry, great photos, and grand pronouncements – but little real progress.
At its core, the Hatch Act prevents federal employees from engaging in partisan political activity during work hours. It takes enforcement of the act seriously – just ask Stuart Karaffa, a State Department employee.