• Lawmakers Praise, Press Military Leaders on Housing Improvements

    Lawmakers Praise, Press Military Leaders on Housing Improvements0

    Lawmakers on the House Armed Services subcommittee on readiness offered measured praise Thursday to leaders of DOD and the military services for their initial response to widespread privatized family housing problems but raised concerns about long-term solutions, Stars and Stripes reported. Chairman John Garamendi (D-Calif.) offered support during a hearing Thursday but pressed DOD representatives

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  • ADC Seeking Examples of Affordable Off-Base Housing Plans

    ADC Seeking Examples of Affordable Off-Base Housing Plans0

    While recent news coverage has focused on privatized family housing, many service members and military families live off base. ADC wants to learn more about how communities, regions and states are planning, developing and maintaining quality, affordable housing outside the gate. We are looking for examples of plans, initiatives, organizations or people advancing these issues

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  • Services Fast-Track Housing Fixes but Approaches Vary

    Services Fast-Track Housing Fixes but Approaches Vary0

    All the military services have launched immediate plans to inspect private housing after Reuters reported on widespread problems that military spouses then described to outraged senators at a hearing, as On Base reported. Federal News Network’s Scott Maucione has a look at the approaches each service is taking and what they will mean for families

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