Defense Industrial Base Remains Focused on Weapons

Defense Industrial Base Remains Focused on Weapons

Although defense contractors have been deemed “essential businesses,” the federal government is generally not asking the companies to shift their missions to producing needed medical equipment within existing contracts or through the Defense Production Act. Instead,...
Kilmer: ‘We Are All in This Together’

Kilmer: ‘We Are All in This Together’

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-Wash.) expressed optimism Tuesday that the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act enacted late last week will provide relief to struggling communities in his home state and across the country, adding that work is already...