Executive Order on GPS and Precision Timing Is All Carrot, No Stick (Defense One)

A leading PNT advocacy and educational organization says that’s not going to be enough.

https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2020/02/executive-order-seeking-better-gps-and-precision-timing-all-carrot-no-stick/163090/?oref=d-river

BY MARIAM BAKSH

DOD Nominee Who Questioned Ukraine Aid Holdup Denies Report About Her Ouster (Defense One)

A story from the New York Post ignited speculation that Elaine McCusker’s nomination could be withdrawn. It’s not clear that’s the case.

https://www.defenseone.com/politics/2020/02/dod-nominee-who-questioned-ukraine-aid-holdup-denies-report-about-her-ouster/163075/?oref=d-river

BY KATIE BO WILLIAMS

DOD Civilians Would Get 1% Pay Raise Under 2021 Budget Proposal (Defense One)

That’s more than the Trump administration’s 2020 request, which would have frozen wages, but less than the 3.1% average pay increase enacted by Congress.

https://www.defenseone.com/ideas/2020/02/1-pay-raise-proposed-dod-civilians/163028/?oref=d-river

BY ERICH WAGNER

Chinese Military Officers Hacked Equifax, Justice Department Says (Defense One)

DOJ officials highlighted the theft of intellectual property and personal information in one of the biggest online thefts in history.

https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2020/02/chinese-military-officers-hacked-equifax-justice-department-says/163013/?oref=d-river

BY MARIAM BAKSH