Armed Services Committee eases limits passed by subcommittee last week, but requires the Pentagon to notify Congress when opening new positions to women.
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American Federation of Government Employees proposes legislation that would prevent the privatization of passenger and baggage screening at airports.
Officials anticipate the centers will be larger and more technologically advanced than existing reserve and Guard installations.
International Association of Chiefs of Police says current anti-terrorism approach fails to incorporate the perspective of state and local law enforcement officials.
Recommendation to consolidate National Guard and Reserve bases around the country could strain some troops' ability to report for weekend drill duties, commission members say.
House Appropriations Committee expresses frustration about "reprogramming" funds among various water projects.
Pentagon’s homeland security chief says the relationship with the Homeland Security has improved.
The University of Texas expects to submit the joint proposal for operating Los Alamos National Laboratory by late summer.
Two lawmakers introduce amendment to improve process for granting port security clearances.
BRAC panel members express concern about impact of stripped down bases on local communities.