Marjorie Censer

Marjorie Censer is Inside Defense's editor. She previously worked at the Washington Post and its local business publication Capital Business, covering defense industry reshaping, the increased scrutiny of contractors following the Edward Snowden case and the challenges of canceling military programs. From 2007 to 2010, she was managing editor of Inside the Army. She also previously worked as defense editor at POLITICO and as a staff writer at the Carroll County Times and the Princeton Packet. A Fairfax native, she graduated from Princeton University.

The Insider | October 06, 2017

In today's INSIDER Daily Digest, the defense secretary is calling on Pentagon employees to remain focused, the Marine Corps is building a close relationship with U.S. Special Operations Command and Congress has denied a Pentagon reprogramming request.

The Insider | October 05, 2017

The National Defense Industrial Association said today it has named retired Air Force Col. Wesley Hallman senior vice president of policy, beginning next week.

The Insider | October 05, 2017

Raytheon said today it has named Todd Ernst vice president of corporate development, effective next month.

The Insider | October 05, 2017

In today's INSIDER Daily Digest, we have a number of stories from a breakfast with House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) as well as interesting defense business moves.

The Insider | October 05, 2017

Canadian communications and information company MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates, or MDA, said today it has completed its purchase of DigitalGlobe, making it a large provider of satellites, imagery and geospatial technology for commercial and government customers.

Daily News | October 05, 2017

Boeing said Thursday it plans to acquire Aurora Flight Sciences, which specializes in autonomous systems technologies for robotic aircraft.

Daily News | October 05, 2017

Polaris Alpha, the private-equity owned company that completed its most recent acquisition late last month, is seeking to establish itself as a major player in what the company calls “emerging” warfighting domains, including space, electronic warfare and cyberspace.

The Insider | October 04, 2017

BAE Systems' U.S. business said today it has named Al Whitmore president of the company's intelligence and security sector, effective Oct. 16.

The Insider | October 04, 2017

General Atomics said this week it has purchased Fredericksburg, VA-based Syntronics, which develops and manufactures custom electro-mechanical technologies.

The Insider | October 03, 2017

Cubic Global Defense said today it has named James Craig vice president and general manager of ground training systems.

The Insider | October 02, 2017

Polaris Alpha said today it bought Denver-based Solidyn Solutions late last month to bolster its space work.

The Insider | October 02, 2017

Science Applications International Corp. said today it has consolidated its business units and offered a voluntary retirement incentive package to about 100 senior managers as “part of a broad, companywide restructuring.”

The Insider | September 29, 2017

The White House said today it has withdrawn its nominations for the Air Force and Army general counsel jobs.

The Insider | September 29, 2017

Canadian communications and information company MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates -- or MDA -- and planned acquisition DigitalGlobe said today the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States has completed its review of the deal.

Daily News | September 27, 2017

Northrop Grumman's plan to purchase Orbital ATK, announced earlier this month, marks the latest effort by some of the largest defense contractors to carve out new territory with acquisitions.

The Insider | September 27, 2017

When then-President-elect Trump tweeted in December the government should cancel the Air Force One program, Dennis Muilenburg, Boeing's chief executive, had not been warned of the president's concerns, he said Wednesday.

Daily News | September 26, 2017

The Pentagon has rolled back a controversial requirement that a contractor engage in a "technical interchange" with a Defense Department employee for its independent research and development costs to be considered allowable.

The Insider | September 26, 2017

President Trump plans to nominate Robert McMahon to serve as assistant secretary of defense for logistics and materiel readiness, the White House announced late Monday.

The Insider | September 22, 2017

The acquisition of NES Associates earlier this year provides CSRA expertise in network fabric, the company's chief executive told Inside Defense.

The Insider | September 21, 2017

President Trump intends to nominate John Roth to serve as assistant secretary of the Air Force for financial management, the White House said today.

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