April 2011
Journal of Electronic Defense;Apr2011, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p24
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The article looks at the U.S. Government Accountability Office report "Warfighter Support - DOD'S Urgent Needs Processes Need a More Comprehensive Approach and Evaluation for Potential Consolidation." The report states that DOD has invested 76 billion dollars for urgent needs procurements from 2006 to 2011 and fielded 22 out of 23 urgent needs cases within two years. The report adds that DOD must create guidance all over its urgent needs process to form a basic policy in managing urgent needs and the DOD Chief Management Office must seek potential consolidation choices.


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