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Department of Defense

Consolidate DoD Research Laboratories

The Army, Navy, and Air Force each have their own research laboratory. These three research laboratories share many of the same objectives, such as:

Directed Energy
Information Technology
Propulsion
Munitions
Human Research
Sensors
Space Vehicles
Materials

By bringing these three labs under one DoD Research Laboratory, redundancy in research objectives could be eliminated. Furthermore, many of the directorates and programs... more »

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Department of Defense

Consolidation of program funding

OSD manages $3B per year in program funding. $1.2B is like research also performed in the military services (Army, Navy, Air Force). OSD and military use separate overhead resources (2%) to execute research programs. Transfer $1.2B of like research to military and save $24M through elimination of OSD contractors, payroll, travel and duplicated research projects.

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Additional Tags for next year--Research-- in list to the left

All of a sudden I am seeing research related submissions. I looked to the left to see if I can click on it and I can't, when I want to go back to it. I would have used it a long time ago.
Next year we need fewer duplicate tags or similar tags on the left, eg research would cover R&D also. That might help with having to wade through so many similar submissions. I don't know how you are going to figure out who would... more »

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