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The Pentagon’s PFAS contamination task force ordered in July by Defense Secretary Mark Esper released operating principles Tuesday stipulating the panel will meet at least monthly, report progress to Esper, and face a January deadline to submit their final findings and recommendations, according to a Military Times report. The task force is assigned to addressREAD MORE
The Pentagon’s tenant Bill of Rights is close to completion and could be finalized soon, according to Air Force Magazine reported Wednesday. Acting Air Force Secretary Matt Donovan told airmen at a Sept. 17 Air Force town hall at AFA’s 2019 Air, Space and Cyber Conference that the Bill of Rights is “just about ready”READ MORE
Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked Republican efforts to advance a four-bill appropriations package that includes $693 billion in fiscal 2020 defense spending, increasing the odds of a short-term budget extension to avoid a looming partial government shutdown, Defense News reported. The GOP-led Senate motion fell short of gaining 60 votes to proceed, failing 51-44. TheREAD MORE
The Senate Armed Services Committee approved on Wednesday the White House nominees to become the Secretaries of the Air Force and Army, The Hill reported. The committee advanced by voice vote Barbara Barrett to be Air Force Secretary and Ryan McCarthy to be Army Secretary, sending their nominations to the full Senate for confirmation votesREAD MORE
Nearly one year after Hurricane Michael caused extensive damage to Tyndall Air Force Base and Bay County, Fla., the Air Force and local community are rebuilding and looking to the future, according to a U.S. Air Force feature article. The massive storm struck on Oct. 10, 2018, and since that destructive event both the installationREAD MORE
After failing to meet its enlistment goal in 2018 for the first time in 13 years, the Army is now expected to meet a lower 2019 target after revamping its recruitment effort, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. Acting Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy and Army Chief Gen. James McConville told the AP that the service expectsREAD MORE