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MIL-OSI USA: S. 645, Measuring the Economic Impact of Broadband Act of 2018

By   /  August 18, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, Business, Commerce, English, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: S. 645, Measuring the Economic Impact of Broadband Act of 2018

Source: US Congressional Budget Office S. 645 would direct the Department of Commerce (DOC) to assess and analyze the contributions of the digital economy to the economy of the United States and produce a report every two years. The analysis would include the effect of digital-enabling infrastructure, broadband, e-commerce, and digital media. Using information from […]

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MIL-OSI USA: S. 2804, Cultivating Resources, Opportunity, Prosperity, and Sustainability (CROPS) for Indian Country Act

By   /  August 18, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, Culture, English, India, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: S. 2804, Cultivating Resources, Opportunity, Prosperity, and Sustainability (CROPS) for Indian Country Act

Source: US Congressional Budget Office S. 2804 would allow Indian tribes to enter into self-determination contracts with the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to carry out the Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR). CBO estimates that implementing those self-determination contracts would increase direct spending by $86 million over the 2019-2028 period. CBO estimates that implementing […]

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MIL-OSI USA: S. 3273, Port Operations, Research, and Technology Act

By   /  August 18, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: S. 3273, Port Operations, Research, and Technology Act

Source: US Congressional Budget Office S. 3273 would expand the eligibility criteria for grants that the Maritime Administration (MARAD) is authorized to provide to improve infrastructure at maritime ports and facilities. The bill also would direct the Coast Guard (USCG) to undertake activities to promote the use of certain new maritime technologies. Assuming appropriation of […]

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MIL-OSI USA: S. 2836, Preventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018

By   /  August 18, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, English, Justice, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Terrorism, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: S. 2836, Preventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018

Source: US Congressional Budget Office S. 2836 would authorize the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) to take certain actions necessary to mitigate the threat to selected U.S. facilities or assets posed by unmanned aircraft (drones). The authority provided by the bill would expire five years after enactment. S. 2836 […]

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MIL-OSI USA: CBO Releases an Interactive Tool for Analyzing the Military’s Forces and Provides an Update on Transparency

By   /  August 17, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Budget, Defense, English, Exploration, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Security, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, United States Security, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: CBO Releases an Interactive Tool for Analyzing the Military’s Forces and Provides an Update on Transparency

Source: US Congressional Budget Office Yesterday, CBO released an interactive tool for analyzing the military’s force structure—a new method for examining an important aspect of defense spending. The tool is one of the many products CBO has provided to policymakers and analysts so they can assess the effects of differing policies on budgetary outcomes. This […]

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MIL-OSI USA: An Update on Transparency at CBO

By   /  August 17, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, English, Health, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: An Update on Transparency at CBO

Source: US Congressional Budget Office In January 2018, Director Keith Hall testified before the Congress about the Congressional Budget Office’s plans to bolster its efforts to be transparent. Those efforts aim to enhance the credibility of CBO’s analyses and processes, promote a thorough understanding of its work, and help people gauge how estimates might change […]

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MIL-OSI USA: The U.S. Military’s Force Structure: Fiscal Year 2019 Update to Personnel Numbers and Costs

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Budget, English, Fiscal Updates, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: The U.S. Military’s Force Structure: Fiscal Year 2019 Update to Personnel Numbers and Costs

Source: US Congressional Budget Office This spreadsheet provides CBO’s personnel numbers and costs for each type of major combat unit in U.S. military’s force structure, updated to reflect DoD’s fiscal year 2019 budget submission as of August 2018. These same data underlie the agency’s interactive force structure tool. MIL OSI USA News –

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MIL-OSI USA: CBO’s Interactive Force Structure Tool

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Budget, Defense, English, Fiscal Updates, Health, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, United States Security, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: CBO’s Interactive Force Structure Tool

Source: US Congressional Budget Office The Congressional Budget Office recently calculated the operating costs for every unit in the U.S. armed forces. Using those values, this interactive tool lets you add or subtract tanks, ships, aircraft, and other units to see the effects on the Department of Defense’s (DoD’s) total operation and support (O&S) costs […]

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MIL-OSI USA: S. 3248, Turkey International Financial Institutions Act

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Banking and Finance, Budget, English, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, Turkish Government, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: S. 3248, Turkey International Financial Institutions Act

Source: US Congressional Budget Office S. 3248 would require the Secretary of the Treasury to vote against any financial or technical assistance for Turkey that may be considered by the World Bank and the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development, and to exhort international financial institutions to promote human rights in their interactions with that […]

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MIL-OSI USA: S. 1580, Protecting Girls’ Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Budget, Education, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Congressional, US Congressional Budget Office, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: S. 1580, Protecting Girls’ Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act

Source: US Congressional Budget Office S. 1580 would authorize the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to enhance existing education programs for displaced children, especially girls; to coordinate such efforts with the private sector and civil society groups; and to coordinate with multilateral organizations to collect relevant data to improve […]

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