Christian Davenport

ReporterWashington, D.C.

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The company was hacked, potentially exposing the records of thousands of government employees.

  • Sep 1, 2014

The rocket self-detonated after a problem was detected. Video apparently shows fireball and smoke.

  • Aug 25, 2014

Now dependent on a Russian shuttle, NASA is preparing to issue a multi-billion dollar contract that would take astronauts to the International Space Station.

  • Aug 21, 2014

Once thought a sure buyer of the F-35 Lightning, Canada is taking a hard look at the U.S. fighter jet’s high price.

  • Aug 18, 2014

A roundup of business news from across the nation.

  • Aug 12, 2014

The change in leadership comes as ULA has pushed back against attacks by Elon Musk’s SpaceX.

  • Aug 12, 2014

A GAO report says failure to update contractor database stymies efforts to root out firms that overcharge.

  • Aug 8, 2014

Employees and contractors owed $730 million in unpaid federal taxes as of June 2012, the report found.

  • Jul 28, 2014

Suit alleges firm overcharged the government by tens of millions; the company denies the allegations.

  • Jul 28, 2014

After a fire grounded the fleet, the Pentagon celebrated the completion of the first 2 jets ordered by Australia.

  • Jul 24, 2014
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About
Christian Davenport covers federal contracting for the Financial desk. He first joined The Post in 2000 and has had an array of assignments including covering the DC-area sniper shootings, the Abu Ghraib scandal, the Fort Hood shootings and the burial problems at Arlington National Cemetery.

Before joining the Financial staff, Christian was an editor on the Metro desk, overseeing coverage of local government and politics. He has also worked at Newsday, the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Austin American-Statesman and is the author of "As You Were: To War and Back with the Black Hawk Battalion of the Virginia National Guard."
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