Legislation introduced last week would ensure all federal law enforcement officers receive enhanced retirement benefits.
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In an effort to grow the department’s civilian workforce, Republican lawmakers have introduced a bill to treat non-permanent employees as career workers when applying for internal, merit-based promotions at the Department of Defense.
In a vote of 375 to 34, the House passed a $618.7 billion defense policy bill Friday to provide more money to military and defense operations than requested by the Obama administration.
Watch this short video where President Obama reflects on the rise of ISIS with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria.
Americans recently learned the Pentagon has flown spy drones over the United States for non-military missions for nearly a decade, thanks to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request filed by the Federation of American Scientists (FAS).
The probationary period for many new federal employees is now twice as long.
With the prospective $54 billion increase in the budget for the Department of Defense, the Trump administration is expected to offset those costs through cuts to non-Defense agencies.