The DoD is taking the reassumption of its security clearance duties very seriously. Along with breaking down a backlog of over 600,000 investigations and reducing wait times, the DoD may have even more radical changes in store for the antiquated process.
Northern Virginia Technology Council has released new data on the security clearance process ahead of an event with Sen. Mark Warner. Sen. Warner has proposed legislation that would ease the security clearance backlog.
A recent Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on the security clearance process presented an excellent opportunity to shed some light on the future direction of the background investigations and security clearance program.