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Congress Approves NDIA 2018

The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 bill authorizes appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget authority, which is provided in subsequent appropriations legislation. Continue reading Congress Approves NDIA 2018

Gayle Smith Nominated as Administrator of USAID

On April 30, 2015, President Obama announced the nomination of Gayle E. Smith as the next administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). Smith is currently special assistant to the president and since 2009 has served as senior director for development and democracy at the National Security Council. Continue reading Gayle Smith Nominated as Administrator of USAID