Defense Matters

Secretary Carter threatens to recommend a veto for NDAA

Secretary Carter threatens to recommend a veto for NDAA

Jamie McIntyre, Senior National Security writer at the Washington Examiner discusses Secretary Carter’s threat to recommend a veto for NDAA.
GAO report: nuclear deterrence force at DoD

GAO report: nuclear deterrence force at DoD

Joseph Kirschbaum, Director, Defense Capabilities & Management at GAO takes a look at a report about the nuclear deterrence force...
Advancing NDAA during congressional recess

Advancing NDAA during congressional recess

Advancing NDAA during congressional recess with Andrew Hunter, Senior Fellow – International Security Program, CSIS.
Recruiting cyber talent to the DoD

Recruiting cyber talent to the DoD

According to Federal News Radio, Chris Lynch — director of digital services at the Defense Department — said “it’s been...
Horse-trading and the NDAA

Horse-trading and the NDAA

Inside Defense editors Marjorie Censer and Tony Bertuca discussed horse-trading over the National Defense Authorization Act, and changes to the...
What are the ‘rules of engagement’ for a cyber conflict?

What are the ‘rules of engagement’ for a cyber conflict?

Rear Adm. Jamie Barnett (ret.), partner in Venable’s cybersecurity practice, discussed the lack of set ‘rules of engagement’ for cyber...
NDAA and Pentagon personnel reform

NDAA and Pentagon personnel reform

Booz Allen vice president Ron Sanders offered insight on how National Defense Authorization Act negotiations could impact the Pentagon’s personnel...
Cost of a larger U.S. force in Afghanistan

Cost of a larger U.S. force in Afghanistan

Todd Harrison, director of defense budget analysis at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, discussed the price tag for...
DoD’s $2.6 billion reprogramming request

DoD’s $2.6 billion reprogramming request

  Professional Services Council CEO David Berteau discussed the practical implications of NDAA negotiations, DoD’s $2.6 billion reprogramming request, and...
NDAA negotiations and military service members

NDAA negotiations and military service members

Retired U.S. Air Force Col. Steve Strobridge, director of government relations for the Military Officers Association of America, relayed MOAA’s...
Federal Beat (DoD edition)

Federal Beat (DoD edition)

Defense One global business editor Marcus Weisgerber, The Hill defense reporter Kristina Wong, and Military.com editor Brendan McGarry sat in...
The defense community responds to Brexit

The defense community responds to Brexit

Jacqueline Klimas, Defense Reporter for the Washington Examiner talks about the fallout after a U.S. official testifies on ISIS. She also...