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  • Officials Seek to Guarantee NAS Oceana Protection Funds

    Leaders representing Virginia Beach, Va., are pressing state lawmakers to restore $7.5 million in the coming year’s budget for purchasing land to protect Naval Air Station Oceana from encroachment. The funds represent the state’s share of a $15-million-a-year program launched in 2007 after the BRAC Commission considered closing the air station over concerns about the impact of surrounding residential development on flight training …

  • Legislation Would Aid Service Members Starting a Business

    Members of the military seeking to start or expand a business would gain priority access to small loans, under one of three bills Arkansas Sen. Mark Pryor (D) introduced last week to support service members and their communities. The Patriot Express Authorization Act would turn a successful Small Business Administration pilot program that provides high-guarantee, express loans to active and non-active military personnel, veterans, spouses, children, and widows or widowers into a permanent program …

  • Keep the Lights On: Innovative Ways to Conserve Energy

    A new précis by the Army Corps of Engineers detailing numerous ways for installations to improve energy efficiency, conserve resources and reduce waste makes it clear that there is no single path to sustainability, rather “one that runs in may directions at once.” The new $870 million community hospital at Fort Belvoir, Va. — one element of the Walter Reed realignment — features two swooped roofs that will collect up to 140,000 gallons of rainwater in underground cisterns for landscaping irrigation …

  • House Introduces Three-Week Budget Stopgap

    The House Appropriations Committee Friday introduced a stopgap spending measure to extend funding for the federal government by three weeks while trimming $6 billion in spending. Similar to the current continuing resolution, which runs through March 18, the latest proposal targets programs that are not considered controversial …


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