Latest Susan Braden Stories

Federal Judge Lifts Ban On Russian Rocket Engine Purchases, US Air Force-ULA Contract Resumes
2014-05-09 08:00:21

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A week after a federal court judge ordered a temporary injunction against the United Launch Alliance’s “block-buy” contract with NPO Energomash – a Russian-based rocket engine maker – the same judge lifted the ban, after US officials assured that the purchases didn’t violate sanctions against Russian officials. Judge Susan Braden of the US Court of Federal Claims issued a temporary injunction on May 1 after a SpaceX...

Federal Court Judge Orders Temporary Injunction Against ULA Rocket Deal With Russia
2014-05-01 07:54:42

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Less than a week after SpaceX’s Elon Musk filed a legal complaint for not being allowed to compete for contracts on payloads involving national security, a US federal courts judge ordered a preliminary injunction against United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) purchases of Russian-made rocket engine components. Judge Susan Braden said the decision to block deals with Russia does not affect earlier purchases or payments but did note...

2011-01-06 05:51:07

Google Inc. has won a battle that will help it make inroads into government contracting after a federal judge ordered the Interior Department to rethink a proposed bid for a contract for email services. Judge Susan Braden of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C. issued a preliminary injunction that ordered the Interior Department to put on hold a request for a bid to upgrade its email system. Google's move comes as part of a larger effort to win government contracts for email...

2008-07-26 03:00:26

By Ryan N. Jones ryan.jones@roanoke.com Anyone in showbiz will tell you that comedy isn't easy. But Southwest Roanoke County resident Susan Braden makes it look that way ... even though she claims she can't tell a joke. "I can't even remember a joke. I'm the least funny one in my family," she said. Braden is a member of the improvisational comedy troupe Big Lick Conspiracy, which performs once a month on the Waldron Stage of Mill Mountain Theatre. The group, which began as a class,...

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