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Exclusive: Senators have "serious concern" with Pentagon's proposed Microsoft upgrade

June 4, 2024
Axios
Summary
Senators Eric Schmitt (R-Mo.) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) have voiced serious concerns regarding the Pentagon's planned investment in upgrading Microsoft products, arguing that the Department of Defense should consider a multi-vendor approach to enhance competition, reduce costs, and improve cybersecurity outcomes. Their letter to Pentagon CIO John Sherman questions the reliance on Microsoft, especially in the wake of recent cyberattacks linked to nation-states. The plan, which involves upgrading to Microsoft's E5 license as part of a zero-trust strategy, is under scrutiny for possibly perpetuating a "failed strategy." The senators seek detailed responses from the Pentagon and readiness for upcoming legislative reviews. House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) has received unexpected mentorship from former Speaker John Boehner, a figure from a previous era of Republican leadership, to navigate the complexities of passing critical aid packages for Israel and Ukraine despite opposition from the party's far-right faction. This rare alliance highlights a bridge between current hard-right GOP members and the more traditional, pre-Trump Republican leadership. Hunter Biden is set to begin trial on Monday for three felony gun charges, carrying a potential maximum sentence of 25 years in prison. This case, one of two trials Biden faces this year, is
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