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IRS Commissioner Finalizing Plans to Rebuild Workforce Over Next Decade

April 23, 2023

The IRS, after wrapping up this year’s filing season with significantly improved service, compared to recent years, is planning to bring the agency’s long-term hiring needs into focus. IRS Commissioner…

Fincantieri Finishing $300M Shipyard Renovations, a Big Bet on the US Navy’s Frigate Plans

April 23, 2023

MARINETTE, Wisc. — Right now, the single 4,000-ton Multi-Mission Surface Combatant vessel only fills up a fraction of the space in cavernous “Building 34” of Fincantieri Marinette Marine’s Wisconsin-based shipyard.…

‘No Impunity’: G7 Vows Tough, Unified Stance on Russia’s War

April 23, 2023

KARUIZAWA, Japan (AP) — Top diplomats from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies vowed a unified front against Chinese threats to Taiwan and Russia’s war of aggression in Ukraine, saying at the…

US Pledges a New $325 Million Arms Shipment to Ukraine

April 23, 2023

The Pentagon plans to send another $325 million tranche of artillery, anti-armor weapons and other military aid to Ukraine as the embattled country considers a spring offensive against Russian troops, a U.S.…

Yellen Calls for ‘Constructive’ US-China Economic Ties, Warns on Sanctions Evasion

April 23, 2023

WASHINGTON, April 20 (Reuters) – The U.S. seeks “constructive and fair” economic ties with China, but will protect its national security interests and push back against Chinese actions to dominate…

After 2 Rollovers, Marines Overhaul Amphibious Combat Vehicle Training

April 23, 2023

The Marine Corps has created a new training unit for its Amphibious Combat Vehicle after two rollovers revealed that Marines needed more instruction on the new vehicle. “The decision to…

HHS Issues New Cyber Incident Response Resources for Healthcare Sector

April 23, 2023

The Department of Health and Human Security has issued a raft of new cybersecurity resources for healthcare companies in response to rising cyberattacks against the sector. In an update Monday,…

Bind Ukraine Closer to American Military Learning

April 23, 2023

Is the United States doing everything it can for itself in Ukraine? Unfortunately not. While American support for Ukraine is admirable and worthwhile, Washington ought to be bolder in using…

Two Reports Examine Financial Health of Defense Industrial Base and Speed to Adopt Innovative Technologies

April 23, 2023

It’s been decades since the last time the Defense Department took an in-depth look at how its contract policies affect the financial health the defense industrial base. That long-awaited report…