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If the government does shut down, troops and Defense Department civilians in critical jobs are required to report for duty, David Norquist, the Pentagon's comptroller, said in December before another short-term spending deal was reached. But their paychecks will not be issued until there's an agreement on ...
WASHINGTON - A departmentwide audit is important for business reform, for Congress and for the taxpayer, the Defense Department's comptroller told the House Armed Services Committee Wednesday. The process has started for the first departmentwide audit in DoD history, David L. Norquist said.
PENTAGON AUDIT TO COST $367M IN 2018: the Pentagon's much-anticipated first full financial audit is underway, but it's going to cost millions of dollars upfront. Pentagon comptroller David Norquist detailed the costs to the House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday. The Hill's Ellen Mitchell has ...
David Norquist, the Pentagon's comptroller and chief financial officer, speaks at the Defense News Conference in Arlington, Va., on Sept. ... In addition, Norquist estimated the Defense Department will spend about $551 million to fix problems identified by the auditors, bringing the total to an estimated $918 ...

Last month, many budget wonks received glad tidings from the Pentagon--the announcement of an agency-wide financial audit. Defense Department comptroller David Norquist announced the start of the DOD's first-ever audit amid concerns of an impending government shutdown. Beyond the obvious ...
Now, the Pentagon is about to go through its first audit. And there's good reason to believe that chief auditor and comptroller David Norquist is the right man for the job. With a ... Therefore, the Defense Department audit is even more important for the follow-on effects it will encourage. For decades, the ...
Defense Department comptroller David L. Norquist's promise this month to deliver the first comprehensive audit of the Pentagon would be a significant achievement for President Donald Trump's administration. The Department of Defense spends more than $600 billion per year - topping 15 percent of total ...
Lawmakers have confirmed four new Defense Department assistant secretaries, including the head of Asian and Pacific affairs. ... Roth, formerly the Pentagon's deputy comptroller for program and budget, has held several financial officer positions within Defense and served as the principal adviser to the ...
The Pentagon comptroller is publicly on record assessing that a new BRAC round could save the department $2 billion a year, savings that would otherwise be available for the readiness and maintenance issues defense hawks in Washington are so concerned about. And yet time in and time out, the same ...
Spurred by concerns about public trust, Defense Department leaders are calling for a top-to-bottom audit. "It is important that the Congress and the American people have confidence in DoD's management of every taxpayer dollar," David L. Norquist, the Defense Department's comptroller, said in a Dec.
John Conger, a senior policy adviser with the Center for Climate and Security and former deputy comptroller at the Pentagon, said the Defense Department would "lose the forest for the trees" if it focused too closely on tracking estimated costs. "It can only benefit DoD to become more resilient to climate ...
Even another two-week delay has real consequences, Pentagon comptroller David Norquist told reporters yesterday. .... ACQUISITION SHAKEUP: Defense Department acquisition chief Ellen Lord says there is a staffing shakeup coming for department personnel overseeing weapons purchasing programs.
Department of Defense (DoD) officials announced Friday that the agency would undergo the first full-scale audit in its history. Defense Department comptroller David Norquist said at a press conference that the audit would begin this month. "It is important that the Congress and the American people have ...
WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2017 -- The Defense Department is starting the first agencywide financial audit in its history, Pentagon officials announced today. Defense Department comptroller David L. Norquist and chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White spoke during the Pentagon news conference, in which they also ...
When David Norquist came to the Senate for his confirmation hearing to be Defense Department comptroller in May, he declared, "It is time to audit the Pentagon." He laid out a get-tough approach to members of the Armed Services Committee who were eager after years of delays for the military to finally ...

That finally changes this month when the Pentagon undergoes its first-ever financial audit, NPR reports. The federal government started requiring financial reports from agencies two decades ago, but the Department of Defense put it off. In 2010, Congress set a 2017 deadline for a Pentagon audit. With that ...
15," the Defense Department's comptroller, David L. Norquist, said. The Defense Department has famously never been audited, despite receiving hundreds of billions of dollars annually and having more than $2.2 trillion in assets. For the Pentagon to get to this point, it has been, as they say, a process.
Senior Defense Department officials said Thursday they were preparing for the shutdown, warning it would halt pay for U.S. soldiers in combat, damage military readiness and disrupt key defense contracts. "I cannot emphasize too much how destructive a shutdown is," Pentagon comptroller David Norquist ...
Pentagon Chief Spokesperson Dana W White has said that no one has lost more troops and lives to terrorism than Pakistan. ... Pakistan's sacrifices, as she spoke on Thursday during a US Department of Defence press briefing, along with David L Norquist, Undersecretary of Defence, Comptroller.
David Norquist, Defense Department comptroller, has said he received a notice from the Pentagon's office of the inspector general about the start of the first agencywide financial audit this month, DoD News reported Thursday. "Beginning in 2018, our audits will occur annually, with reports issued Nov.
The Republican-controlled House and Senate squeaked the short-time Continuing Resolution through 24 hours before the lights were about to go out. And the Pentagon, while relieved, isn't happy. Defense Department comptroller David Norquist told reporters at the Pentagon Thursday that the Pentagon ...
Even another two-week delay has real consequences, Pentagon comptroller David Norquist told reporters yesterday. .... ACQUISITION SHAKEUP: Defense Department acquisition chief Ellen Lord says there is a staffing shakeup coming for department personnel overseeing weapons purchasing programs.
WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2017 -- The Defense Department is starting the first agencywide financial audit in its history, Pentagon officials announced today. Defense Department comptroller David L. Norquist and chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White spoke during the Pentagon news conference, in which they also ...
Her letter noted that DFAS' role in an array of Defense Department finance and accounting tasks should warrant its inclusion on the board. A Tenney spokesperson could not be reached for comment today regarding whether her letter received a response. Abounader said of proposed DFAS union ...
The Defense Department's senior accountable official "did not comply with the DATA Act," the Pentagon's inspector general said in a Nov. 8 report. "Specifically, for the second quarter of fiscal 2017, the [Defense] comptroller "did not certify and submit complete award data, timely award data, accurate ...
The Defense Department keeps spending substantially more on ... including a 2012 memo from then-Pentagon comptroller Bob Hale and ...
... which would authorize spending on the Defense Department and .... currency COMPTROLLER: The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Joseph Otting to serve as Comptroller of the Currency for a five-year term.
The Defense Department continues to move from "audit readiness" toward ... on 'audit readiness,'" Pentagon comptroller David Norquist writes.
11 reprogramming request signed by Defense Department comptroller David Norquist. The department sought to repurpose $90 million "to ...
11 reprogramming request signed by Defense Department comptroller David Norquist. The department sought to repurpose $90 million "to ...
A $700 billion plan calling for a sharp boost in Pentagon spending may be ... the annual Defense Department authorization bill and quickly approve it ... including President Donald Trump's picks to serve as Comptroller of the ...
John Gibson Confirmed as Pentagon's Deputy Chief Mgmt Officer ... as the Defense Department's deputy chief management officer, Military Times ... U.S. Air Force Assistant Secretary for financial management and comptroller.
Former Midlander confirmed for Pentagon post ... Air Force for financial management/comptroller and CFO, as well as deputy undersecretary of ...
Most of the blame for the Pentagon's outmoded human resources ... the Pentagon's Comptroller, the Deputy Chief Management Officer, and the ...
The Defense Department is embarking on what could be among the most ... 1,000 auditors, according to Pentagon comptroller David Norquist.
As during the original Cold War, the Defense Department is organizing, .... According to the Defense Department comptroller, this investment is ...
the Pentagon is in the beginning of a full-scale investigation on what ... the lazy comptroller who stays in the firehouse not bothering to balance ...
The Defense Department is embarking on what could be among the most ... 1,000 auditors, according to Pentagon comptroller David Norquist.
The Defense Department is embarking on what could be among the most complex financial audits in history, involving approximately $2.4 ...
Pentagon comptroller David Norquist last week approved a $630 million transfer to the National sea-Based Deterrence Fund for the ...
Congress has reportedly authorized the Pentagon comptroller to reallocate a hefty $412 million from various 2016 and 2017 programs to boost ...
Congress has approved a Pentagon request to shift $412 million between ... 7 request by Pentagon comptroller David Norquist to reprogram ...
The bill orders a Pentagon report on the top 10 at-risk bases and what ... said Conger, who is a former Defense Department deputy comptroller.
The Defense Department continues to move from "audit readiness" toward ... on 'audit readiness,'" Pentagon comptroller David Norquist writes.
Encouraged by Pentagon planners who envision helicopter rescues and resupply ... drones now in development won't need a radio controller.
In the unclassified reprogramming request signed by Comptroller David ... The Defense Department also requested $47 million to procure ...
the Pentagon might have to buy Xbox controllers en masse in the ... Sailors aboard the high-tech submarine will use the Xbox controller to ...
6, Pentagon comptroller David Norquist warned that while the Defense Department could once again survive a short-term continuing ...


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