12 December 2019

Defense Bill Would Create ‘ ROTC for Pentagon’s Civilian Employees’


The newly released compromise version of the annual defense policy bill would establish a civilian training corps to address skills gaps at the Defense Department.One priority of the $738 billion fiscal 2020 National Defense Authorization Act that House and Senate negotiators agreed to on Monday is making the Pentagon more efficient and accountable. The authorization act will establish the Defense Civilian Training Corps as one way to accomplish that, and outlines a plan to expand the corps [...]