Technology transformation programs fare well, while some poor-performing or low priority items are recommended for reductions.
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Request brings projected cost of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan to $120 billion this fiscal year.
Program manager for Secure Border Initiative says top goal is developing a strategy to detain, deport all illegal immigrants.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory unit will work to make new technology quickly deployable by agencies such as Homeland Security’s Domestic Nuclear Detection Office.
Document does not recommend canceling or otherwise altering many pricey conventional weapons systems in the works.
Document to be released next week will, among other things, attempt to streamline the Defense Department’s acquisition processes.
Department expands expedited removal program to all border areas, and awards contract for emergency detention facilities.
Mississippi governor says issue never came up because he made it clear from the beginning that he wanted to be in charge.
Draft of national infrastructure protection plan has generated about 7,000 comments, official says.
But president seeks expansion of Defense, Energy programs in State of Union address.