Jack Reed

NDAA roundup: Senate bill places deep focus on cyber, IT and AI


Headline measures include the authorization of an additional $286 million in DOD cyber spending.

Democrats sound the alarm on White House’s ‘refusal to cooperate’ in JEDI investigation


Democrat lawmakers aren't happy with the White House's refusal to be interviewed in the Pentagon IG's probe into the JEDI contract. Some even tie it to Trump's recent firing of acting IG Glenn Fine.

Democratic senators question Pentagon’s review of JEDI


The JEDI saga continues with a new letter from Senate Democrats asking Secretary Mark Esper about his decision to review the contract.

McCain, Reed urge Pentagon to set standards for drone pilots


The top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee sent a letter Wednesday to Secretary of Defense Ash Carter urging the Pentagon chief to establish common training standards for drone pilots across the military as the services struggle to develop the force amid significant personnel shortfalls.