The audit comes at the behest of the Senate Armed Services Committee.
The Pentagon said it would not reach its goal of 5,400 by the end of the year.
Days after Senate Democrats blocked the resolution on a procedural vote, Republicans warn the...
Carter warned that the Pentagon needed private technology companies to help stay ahead.
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter will set up a working group to look at the issue.
A Pentagon spokesman said naming is up to individual services.
Toomey is offering an amendment to the defense authorization bill.
“Our military doesn’t deserve budget gimmicks,” Schumer said.
GOP spending bills include provisions that could lead to a White House standoff later this year.
The fall of Ramadi represented the biggest military gain for ISIS this year.
The opposition comes hours before the House takes up the bill on the floor.
The report also says that government credit cards were used at casinos.
"We will be gathering folks together who have been part of that study," said Rep. Susan Davis.
Army secretary is desparate to prevent sequester from returning.
The photo was taken as part of an effort to help decorate a new nursing room at Fort Bliss.
The rules are intended to prevent predatory lending practices.
House and Senate defense committee leaders are set to face off in closed door talks.
The House and Senate must now try to merge their two defense policy bills.
The White House needs at least "34 Democrats to vote against it."
"We expect this number may rise," an official said.
Spending ceilings have become unpopular with members of both parties.
The bill would be on schedule to pass earlier than in previous years.
“America’s Most Wasted” report finds billions in wasteful or duplicative spending.
“He’s already proven his ability to give me his unvarnished military advice," Obama says.