Risk of Ebola spreading to the U.S. is small, but officials are taking precautions.
Deborah Lee James said it was necessary to have "full manning in our nuclear positions."
In a sharp and sudden reversal, the CIA is acknowledging it improperly tapped into the computers of Senate staffers who were reviewing the intelligence agency’s Bush-era torture practices.
Robert McDonald got overwhelming bipartisan support during his Senate confirmation vote Tuesday.
But Democrats on the House Armed Services Committee say the resolution is simply a political move ahead of this week's House vote on suing President Obama.
"If they have questions that are still out there, I think we want to know what those questions are," ranking Democrat says.
Separate bill to bolster DHS’ cyber workforce also passes.
Watchdog warns that incomplete inventory could help arming of insurgents.
Bill adds $12 billion in new funding for VA personnel and facilities.
The House-passed version of the fiscal 2015 Defense spending bill supports a 1.8 percent pay boost for service members.