Service will insource 4,000 acquisition personnel and hire hundreds more to boost workforce.
OVERSIGHT - ALL ARTICLES
The president's grades have fallen, in some cases faster, among groups that supported him in 2008.
Subcommittee's decision is to buy ll less fighters than the department requested; panel also excludes funding for alternate engine.
Administration's fiscal 2011 budget request includes a substantial funding increase to upgrade nuclear weapons facilities and modernize and sustain the weapons stockpile.
Report by House and Senate Republicans finds agency broke the law by failing to first notify Congress.
Statement is the latest in a prolonged campaign of advertisements, news releases and public statements by two global competitors for what could be a $50 billion deal.
Measure is expected to be introduced as an amendment to defense authorization legislation.
More than 40 agencies have until August 2011 to file plans to transition to the new telecommunications services.
Agencies are working hard to bring people on board faster and increase manager buy-in, officials say.
Guidance to acquisition staff will affect how the Pentagon spends $400 billion annually on weapons and services.