• Committee Hearings to Watch

    Committee Hearings to Watch0

    DOD leaders will be on Capitol Hill over the next few days to talk about the Trump administration’s fiscal year 2020 budget request. Here are some of the hearings to watch online: House Armed Services Committee hearing with Army Secretary Mark Esper, Army Chief of Staff Mark Milley, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson and Air

  • Legislation Would Protect Families in Privatized Housing

    Legislation Would Protect Families in Privatized Housing0

    A bipartisan proposal would give installation leaders and military families more protections against bad conditions in privatized military housing, according to Military Times. “It is unacceptable that some military families around the country have little or no recourse when private contractors provide substandard housing,” said Rep. Mike Levin (D-Calif.), who introduced the legislation in the

  • Service Leaders Apologize for Housing Problems

    Service Leaders Apologize for Housing Problems0

    Top military service leaders have zero tolerance for retaliation against service members who speak out about unsafe housing conditions, they told lawmakers Thursday, according to Military Times. “I want all of the soldiers out there to know their chain of command is now fully engaged,” Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley said. “It’s our