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Defense budget request seeks to balance current, future needs

Defense budget request seeks to balance current, future needs

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Donald J. Trump’s fiscal year 2018 Defense Department budget request proposes a $52.4 billion increase over the 2017 request and seeks to shore up readiness, procure systems for the future and fully fund operations worldwide.

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DoD approves $70 million grant for Solomon Elementary

DoD approves $70 million grant for Solomon Elementary

| April 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment has approved approximately $70 million in grant funding to the Hawaii Department of Education for the rebuilding of Solomon Elementary School.

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DOD proposes UCMJ changes

DOD proposes UCMJ changes

| January 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Following a two-year review of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, the Defense Department forwarded to Congress a legislative proposal outlining a number of reforms, Dec. 28.

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Congress told Army reducing civilian strength leaders tell Congress

Congress told Army reducing civilian strength leaders tell Congress

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Reducing civilian end strength so it’s commensurate with the drawdown of Soldiers is something the Army has been focusing on, but it’s still a work in progress, noted Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh.

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