Explaining proposals to overhaul military pay and benefits to lawmakers is just as hard as selling them, panel finds.
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The president delivered a statement Wednesday afternoon after sending a draft resolution to Congress.
The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission's recommendations are appealing to reformers. But here's how they could actually end up doing irreversible harm to the all-volunteer force.
Republicans don't trust President Obama, and both the White House and the GOP may prefer the status quo.
White House Press Secretary John Earnest said Wednesday that the request provides "flexibility" in responding to "contingencies" on the ground.
Defense contracting and FDA oversight of medical products come closer to getting off the list.
"I believe [the news] is how everyone else found it . … We know about as much as you do," says congressional Republican close to the intelligence community.
The Obama administration has just sent the draft resolution to Congress Wednesday morning. Now it's Congress' turn.
It's unclear whether the measures – now headed to the Senate -- would save money.
The new Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center will be patterned after the intelligence fusion center stood up in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.