July 17, 2019

Trump Says He Can Strike Iran Without Congress OK

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President Trump says he does not need congressional approval to initiate military action in Iran. “I do like keeping them abreast, but I don’t have to do it legally.”

Trump Cancels Federal Workers’ Pay Raise

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President Donald Trump wants to freeze federal workers’ pay in 2019.

Hawks Seek Repeal of Defense Budget Caps

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The heads of the House and Senate armed services committees, armed with 141 lawmaker signatures, call for a repeal of budget caps for defense.

Navy is the Best Situated Service for FY14

Part of the Navy’s strong budget position is forward thinking cyber capabilities, cyberwarfare is seen as the nation’s most serious threat by national security leaders.