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HHS, DOD coordinate airlift of COVID-19 supplies to the Americas



HHS, DOD coordinate airlift of COVID-19 supplies to the Americas
The U.S. Departments of Defense (DoD) and Health and Human Services (HHS) recently coordinated an emergency airlift of COVID-19 diagnostic testing supplies to the Americas. Agencies involved in the airlift include DoD’s  Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) and HHS’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the office of the Assistant… Read More

InterAgency Journal 11-1



InterAgency Journal 11-1
Inside this issue: Features The Productive Organization: Survival of the Fittest Ted Thomas, Kevin Gentzler, and Billy Miller Mission Command: Small Teams in the U.S. Border Patrol Robert W. Edwards A Solution to WMD Proliferation Michael W. Parrott A Nation Unprepared: Bioterrorism and Pandemic Response John B. Foley Missed Operational… Read More

News You Can Use: 03/15/19



News You Can Use: 03/15/19
National Security Trump’s Budget Harms National Security, The Atlantic Acting SecDef: ‘We Won’t Do Cost-Plus-50’, Defense One Pentagon: Trump’s ‘cost plus 50’ plan hasn’t been discussed with Europe, The Hill Trump Seeks ‘Historic’ Federal Spending Cuts to Boost Defense and Border Wall, Government Executive Pentagon officially stands up Space Development… Read More

News You Can Use: 03/08/19



News You Can Use: 03/08/19
National Security What’s the next step for ISIS? A top US general shares his prediction with lawmakers, Defense News Trump would be ‘very disappointed’ in Kim if missile test facility being reassembled, Washington Examiner House Dems threaten to block Pentagon’s money-moving authority in border wall fight, Defense News Why America… Read More

News You Can Use: 02/26/19



News You Can Use: 02/26/19
National Security Pentagon chief: Broader approach to border security needed, ABC 58 former national security officials to rebuke Trump’s emergency declaration, Defense News House prepares to vote on overturning Trump’s emergency declaration, The Washington Post Lawmakers Fear Border Wall Funding Will Hit Local Military Projects, Military.com Here’s how DoD will… Read More

News You Can Use: 02/19/19



News You Can Use: 02/19/19
National Security Trump Is Risking an ISIS Resurrection, Bloomberg Trump Declares National Emergency, Calling Gov’t Border Drug Stats ‘Lies’, Defense One Trump’s Emergency Declaration is Going to Run into Four Hurdles, Defense One A president’s national emergencies are in the eye of the beholder, Brookings Troops do not view immigration… Read More