The department's acquisition programs have struggled for years, but there are signs of a turnaround.
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Voluntary participation in the 3-year pilot had been higher than expected, leaving officials to consider whether mandating participation was necessary.
Pentagon awards rose by a surprising 7 percent in 2016, think tank says.
GAO notes improvements in how the department administers its workforce development fund, but says more needs to be done.
The administration would need to acquire private property to build his barricade, which will put the president at odds with many in his own party.
Agency hopes to avoid past problems through improved contractor communications.
A big turnaround for operators who had feared a bust.
The aerospace firm is quietly urging policymakers to cut planned purchases of carrier-based Joint Strike Fighters and buy Advanced Super Hornets instead.
McCaskill-Tester bill would require publishing text of awards worth $150,000 and up.
“It’s time we align best practices in government with industry in acquisition,” Rep. Will Hurd said.