Adam Smith

New legislation includes Pentagon pilot program for negotiating software data rights


Data rights have long been a point of contention between the DOD and industry.

HASC chairman worried about making big bets on Air Force’s next-gen fighter


The NGAD fighter is projected to cost hundreds of millions of dollars per plane to procure.

U.S. military needs more drones than tanks, says HASC chair Smith


Lawmakers will be pressuring the Pentagon to modernize faster, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee said.

DOD must make smarter investments in 2023 budget, says Rep. Adam Smith


Rep. Adam Smith said this year's defense budget will be the most impactful and important of the last 25 years.

House Armed Services to focus on tech, procurement under new chair Smith


Adam Smith, the top member of the House Armed Services Committee, shared his priorities during a Brookings Institute event.

Democrats sound the alarm on White House’s ‘refusal to cooperate’ in JEDI investigation


Democrat lawmakers aren't happy with the White House's refusal to be interviewed in the Pentagon IG's probe into the JEDI contract. Some even tie it to Trump's recent firing of acting IG Glenn Fine.