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Mark T. Esper speaks during his Full Honors Welcome Ceremony at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., July 25, 2019. (DOD / Lisa Ferdinando)

JEDI complaints under review by new Defense secretary

Mark Esper's "examination" comes after a host of Republican lawmakers asked him and other administration officials to delay the award of the contract.
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio speaking with attendees at the 2016 First in the Nation Town Hall hosted by the New Hampshire Republican Party in Nashua, New Hampshire. (Gage Skidmore)

Sen. Marco Rubio asks for delay to JEDI cloud contract award

Rubio wrote a letter to national security adviser John Bolton saying he worries the single-award contract will "result in wasted taxpayer dollars and fail to provide our…