Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks, in close collaboration with the Director of National Intelligence, directed the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence & Security to establish within the Office of the USD(I&S) the Airborne Object Identification and Management Synchronization Group (AOIMSG) as the successor to the U.S. Navy’s Unidentified
The following statement was released by Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III. I was saddened to hear today of the passing of former Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld. Mr. Rumsfeld had the singular distinction of holding that post for two nonconsecutive tenures, serving as both the 13th Secretary
Representatives Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39), Jackie Speier (CA-14), Anthony Brown (MD-04), and Veronica Escobar (TX-16) led a bipartisan letter with 36 other House Members urging Department of Defense (DoD) Secretary Mark Esper to clarify active duty personnel policy on prohibited activities surrounding extremist and white supremacist ideology and activity.
Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) joined 11 Members of Congress who served in the military or in national security fields in urging the Department of Defense to rescind its transgender servicemember ban. In light of the recent Supreme Court ruling that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of
The Department of Defense (DoD) is embarking on the most significant transformation in the history of the U.S. national security space program. Space is now a distinct warfighting domain, demanding enterprise-wide changes to policies, strategies, operations, investments, capabilities, and expertise for a new strategic environment. This strategy identifies how DoD