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Communities across the nation hosting military installations should take heed that their long-term economic well-being due to the local infusion of DOD funds could be at risk if your public schools are faltering, a new Dallas Morning News column warns. Military members with school-age children are increasingly concerned with school quality around military installations, andREAD MORE
Privatized military housing residents at Fort Riley, near Manhattan, Kansas, will benefit from housing upgrades and modernization along with five other military installations across the country, The Mecury reported last week. Corvias, a national development company, announced Wednesday it will invest $325 million to upgrade and modernize housing at Fort Riley, pledging the investment willREAD MORE
Military domestic violence victims and DOD officials testified to lawmakers late last week to address military domestic violence, and emphasized that community coordination and outreach are key due to the large number of military families who do not live in military housing, a DOD feature article reported. Domestic violence victims and officials appeared before theREAD MORE
The Democrat-led House passed a stopgap continuing resolution (CR) Thursday afternoon that would continue government funding until Nov. 21 and avoid a looming partial government shutdown on Oct. 1, CQ reported. The measure passed 301-123 with just three Democrats voting against and 76 Republicans supporting the measure, according to the report. A Senate vote on theREAD MORE
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