Reports

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Reports Archive

January 14, 2014
This document provides an overview of the President's NASA FY 2014 budget request in comparison with the FY 2013 NASA funds and proposed appropriation and authroization bills under consideration by the 113th Congress. READ MORE »
January 14, 2014
This document provides an overview of unclassified space-based and -related programs requested in the Department of Defense’s (DoD) FY 2014 Budget in comparison with the DoD’s FY 2013 budget request, the FY 2014 NDAA and the FY 2014 Defense Appropriations Act. The first section provides a comparison of funding levels for major satellites, programs and launch service acquisitions, followed by a more detailed analysis of each program. An appendix at the end of the document provides a chart of unclassified DoD space and space-related programs organized by the various funding proposals. READ MORE »
December 29, 2013
There are a plethora of legislative proposals currently being considered in Congress regarding cybersecurity, and certainly more can be expected. These proposals range a broad spectrum of issues dealing with privacy and information sharing to cybercrime offenses and punishment. However, this document only deals with military cybersecurity-related provisions proposed in the House and Senate FY 2014 National Defense Authorization Act and the FY 2014 Defense Appropriations Act. We will update this document as Congress takes legislative action regarding these programs. READ MORE »
November 12, 2013
There are a plethora of legislative proposals currently being considered in Congress regarding cybersecurity, and certainly more can be expected. These proposals range a broad spectrum of issues dealing with privacy and information sharing to cybercrime offenses and punishment. However, this document primarily deals with non-military cybersecurity research and development, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) activities, federal cybersecurity workforce issues, and promotion of cybersecurity awareness and education efforts, among other things. READ MORE »
February 27, 2013
Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham testified on A Review of the Space Leadership Preservation Act before the Space Subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Science, Space, & Technology Committee on February 27, 2013. READ MORE »