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National Science Foundation (Nsf) Cooperative Agreement (Ca-1) Gen...

Excerpt: Article 41. Suspension or Termination for Convenience: NSF reserves the right to suspend or to terminate the performance of work under this cooperative agreement, in whole or in part, whenever, for any reason, the NSF Grants and Agreements Officer shall determine that such suspension or termination is in the best interest of the Government. Such suspension or termination shall be subject to the conditions specified in paragraphs d. and e. of Article 25 of the Gr...

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Pakistan-U.S. Anti-Terrorism Cooperation

By: K. Alan Kronstadt

Excerpt: Pakistan is a key front-line ally in the U.S.-led anti-terrorism coalition, and the Bush Administration has expressed satisfaction with ongoing Pakistan-U.S. cooperation in this area. Top U.S. government officials regularly praise Pakistan and its leadership for their “fine efforts” in joint counterterrorism operations, most recently with the capture of suspected Al Qaeda leader Khalid Mohammed in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi on March 1, 2003.

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Fingerprint Vendor Technology Evaluation 2003 Appendix F Participa...

Excerpt: General Comments The FpVTE team would like to thank the Participants for their cooperation and all of their hard work in the evaluations. While the FpVTE team has no intention of responding to every point brought up in the Participant Responses, several general comments can be made that apply across responses. A) Several Participants stated that their systems were designed or optimized for different types of fingerprints than were used in FpVTE. Some systems wer...

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Spouse Murder Defendants in Large Urban Counties

By: Patrick A. Langan

Excerpt: In 1988 the justice system in the Nation's 75 largest counties disposed of an estimated 540 spouse murder cases. Husbands charged with killing their wife outnumbered wives charged with killing their husband. Of the 540, 318 3/4 or 59% 3/4 were husband defendants and 222 3/4 or 41% 3/4 were wife defendants.

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Crs Report for Congress Received through the Crs Web Military Base...

By: Tadlock Cowan

Excerpt: Background. To better confront the military demands of a post-Cold War world, as well as to reduce costs of maintaining excess military infrastructure, Congress authorizes the Department of Defense to realign or close military bases. Following an examination of its military forces and installations, the department compiles a list of recommended Base Realignment and Closing (BRAC) actions.

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Congress of the United States

By: Jay Inslee

Excerpt: We are writing to respectfully request that the House Administration Committee reinstate the it is comprehensive database that allowed Member.

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Appendix C : Federal Education Spending, 1965-1997 in Constant 199...

Excerpt: Federal Education Spending, 1965-1997 In Constant 1997 Dollars...

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Arms Sales Monitor

Excerpt: Arms Sales Proceed Despite Shattered Peace Process Just before the Middle East peace process started to crumble under the weight of renewed Israeli-Palestinian fighting, the U.S. government announced plans to export to Israel eight AH-64D Apache attack helicopters, 35 UH-60L Blackhawk helicopters, and 14 Beechcraft light patrol aircraft, mostly paid for with U.S. funds.

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Dsaa- Foreign Military Sales Detailed Deliveries for Fiscal Year 2000

Excerpt: DSAA- Foreign Military Sales Detailed Deliveries For Fiscal Year 2000...

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Before the Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities Commi...

By: Martin C. Faga

Excerpt: To deal with emerging threats to our information infrastructure, of which the recent e-commerce attacks are only a precursor, we need to leverage the knowledge and experience of the Department of Defense and the broader national security community. MITRE has been working issues of computer network security for more than 30 years. We have some 450 technical staff providing cyber-security support to a wide variety of Government agencies and activities, particularl...

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Dsaa- Foreign Military Sales Detailed Deliveries for Fiscal Year 01

Excerpt: DSAA- Foreign Military Sales Detailed Deliveries For Fiscal Year 2000...

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Fas Public Interest Report Journal of the Federation of American S...

By: Robert M. Solow

Excerpt: I had spent 20 years as on activist policy physicist- mostly on nuclear nonproliferation control issues. All my work was done :is an “outsider. “I never had a clearance and, with the exception of providing analytical ammunition to...

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Contributors to the 1998 Report

Introduction: The Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (LEAA) Task Force on Women was established by LEAA Administrator Richard W. Velde in May 1975. The task force’s mission was to develop recommendations for programs to meet the special needs of women within the criminal justice system- female criminal justice professionals, offenders, and victims. As stated in The Report of the LEAA Task Force on Women (hereafter referred to as the 1975 report) women working in t...

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News Releases

Excerpt: Emmy-nominated Journalist. Computer Expert to direct…...

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High-Finish Manila Tag

Excerpt: Use Information: This paragraph is informational only and is not exclusively definitive of the end use. For face and back offset printing of file folders, tickets, tags, cards, notices, signs, covers for books and pads, etc., requiring strength and durability. Printed matter may include text, line illustrations, and solid reverses.

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Export Control : Army Guidance on Cooperative Research and Develop...

By: Katherine V. Schinasi

Excerpt: Agreements (CRADA) at two Army laboratories: the Army Research Laboratory located at Adelphi, Maryland, and the Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases located at Fort Detrick, Maryland. This work was part of a larger review we undertook at the request of the chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security, Veterans Affairs, and International Relations of the House Committee on Government Reform. We examined a sample of CRADAs at various federal...

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Defense Security Cooperation Agency Excess Defense Articles Tracki...

Excerpt: Defense Security Cooperation Agency Excess Defense Articles Tracking Report For FY 1998...

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Summary and Highlights International Affairs Function 150

Excerpt: Summary And Highlights: International Affairs Function 150...

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Bearing Arms Second Amendment

Excerpt: In spite of extensive recent discussion and much legislative action with respect to regulation of the purchase, possession, and transportation of firearms, as well as proposals to substantially curtail ownership of firearms, there is no definitive resolution by the courts of just what right the Second Amendment protects. The opposing theories, perhaps oversimplified, are an ‘‘individual rights’’ thesis whereby individuals are protected in ownership, possession, ...

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China's Trade with the United States and the World

By: Dick K. Nanto

Summary: As imports from the People’s Republic of China (PRC) have surged in recent years, posing a threat to some U.S. industries and manufacturing employment, Congress has begun to focus on not only access to the Chinese market and intellectual property rights (IPO) protection, but also the mounting U.S. trade deficit with China as well as allegations that China is selling its products on the international market at below cost (dumping), engaging in “currency manipulat...

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