News You Can Use: 03/05/19



News You Can Use: 03/05/19

National Security

Is Trump Giving Up on a Nuclear-Free North Korea?, The Atlantic

The good, the bad, and the ugly at the US-North Korea summit in Hanoi, Brookings

Trump says he didn’t discuss with Kim Jong Un an end to military exercises, Politico

Border wall casts long shadow over FY20 defense budget — and that’s not all, Defense News

The Security Clearance Process Is About to Get Its Biggest Overhaul in 50 Years, Nextgov

National Security Agency Travelers Misspent $285,000, Watchdog Finds, Government Executive

John Bolton on North Korea talks: ‘No deal better than a bad deal’, Washington Examiner

Why Putin suspended Russia’s obligations under a 1987 nuclear pact with the US, The Associated Press

‘We Are Not Winning’ Counterterror War in Sahel, US Military Leader in Africa Says, Voice of America

Cybersecurity

U.S. Cyber Command operation disrupted Internet acccessof Russian troll factory on day of 2018 midterms, The Washington Post

Trump administration to focus on data as an IT enabler, Federal Times

Federal CIO: Agencies Already Tracking Future Cyber Reskilling Graduates, Nextgov

Public Health

The new plan to prevent veteran suicides: new grants, better research, more community focus, Military Times

Census’ Big Data Innovation Program Infects HHS with Promising Results, Nextgov

16 cancer cases in one family: Base water contamination fight moves to Congress, Military Times

Human Rights & Humanitarian Efforts

One in Eight NYC Students is Homeless by Fifth Grade, Route Fifty

Syria force evacuates ‘human shields’ in push to crush IS remnant, Agence France Presse

Government & Military Personnel

Army Reverses Decision to End Civilian Child Care Subsidy, Government Executive

TSP Returns Mostly Positive in February, Government Executive

Politics and the Importance of the Civil Service, ChiefHRO.com

This state gives vets and their families free college tuition — without touching their GI Bill benefits, Military Times

Lawmaker Reintroduces Bill to Boost Morale at Homeland Security, Government Executive

Why nonworking men are unhappiest in America, Brookings

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