Pentagon yet to task senior leader with overseeing background investigations transfer

By Justin Doubleday / June 29, 2018 at 7:00 AM
The White House is proposing the Defense Department take over the background investigations mission for the entire federal government, but the Pentagon has yet to tap a senior leader for managing the impending transfer of military-specific investigations to DOD, according to a new Government Accountability Office report. The cross-functional team charged with planning the background investigations takeover has been headed up by an "interim leader" from the Defense Security Service since February, according to the GAO report , which explored...

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