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Trump trims Air Force One cost-saving estimates from billions to millions

Is the president trying to lower expectations on the presidential aircraft recapitalization program?

Congress passes bill to avert government shutdown through May 5

The U.S. Congress approved a continuing resolution that would extend government funding for another…

Finland launches national security initiatives defending against hybrid threats

Finland’s military and national security agencies will receive more expansive powers to conduct inte…

Trump administration needs a bigger and badder Coast Guard [Commentary]

Budget cuts to the Coast Guard have reduced its ability to adequately patrol the seaward approaches…

Budgetary fallout: Helo engine replacement effort comes to a halt

Efforts underway to develop the next-generation engine for UH-60 Black Hawk utility and AH-64 Apache…

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Trump trims Air Force One cost-saving estimates from billions to millions

Is the president trying to lower expectations on the presidential aircraft recapitalization program?

Congress passes bill to avert government shutdown through May 5

The U.S. Congress approved a continuing resolution that would extend government funding for another…

Finland launches national security initiatives defending against hybrid threats

Finland’s military and national security agencies will receive more expansive powers to conduct inte…

Trump administration needs a bigger and badder Coast Guard [Commentary]

Budget cuts to the Coast Guard have reduced its ability to adequately patrol the seaward approaches…

Budgetary fallout: Helo engine replacement effort comes to a halt

Efforts underway to develop the next-generation engine for UH-60 Black Hawk utility and AH-64 Apache…

Republican lawmakers offer weeklong bill to avoid government shutdown

U.S. House Republicans introduced a stopgap spending resolution late Wednesday to avert a partial go…

UK defense equipment plan at 'risk of becoming unaffordable'

A significant fall in the value of the pound against the dollar, ongoing uncertainties surrounding t…

Democratic leader cites 'good progress' toward avoiding government shutdown

Lawmakers only have until midnight Friday (or more specifically, 12 a.m. EST on Saturday) to reach a…

Cost of US Marine Corps CH-53K helicopter program grows to $27.7B

The cost of the CH-53K program has grown, but the service has 160 ideas for finding savings.

Avoiding a shutdown is not enough [Commentary]

A former Pentagon comptroller warns budget games puts the country at risk.

GAO urges caution on economic order quantity buy for F-35 jet

A report released today by the Government Accountability Office warns lawmakers against authorizing…

Shutdown showdown centers on border wall

With a partial government shutdown looming, White House and congressional Democrats are staring each…

Shutdown deadline looms over Congress' return

There’s a lot of optimism in Congress that when it returns from recess on Monday, it can quickly rea…

Italy's promises on defense spending look 'flat'

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni must have known the question about defense spending was comin…

US nuclear modernization programs put at risk by yearlong continuing resolution

The U.S. Air Force’s nuclear programs will face delays if Congress doesn’t pass a budget this year.

As Trump seeks defense-spending boost, watchdogs cite faulty Pentagon accounting

President Trump is planning to increase U.S. defense spending by $54 billion next year. But a series…