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What’s up around DOD in September?

What’s up around DOD in September?

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

September marks the last month of the fiscal year, as well as the first full month of school for many school-aged children.

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Dempsey addresses pay, compensation in online discussion

Dempsey addresses pay, compensation in online discussion

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Questioners didn’t pull any punches during the Facebook town hall conducted by the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Wednesday.

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Sony hacking shows need for cyber laws, Dempsey says

Sony hacking shows need for cyber laws, Dempsey says

| January 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Cyber can be incredibly destructive and disruptive, the general said, with potential to disable critical infrastructure, which could lead to loss of life.

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Sequestration cuts would require strategy change

Sequestration cuts would require strategy change

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Unless Congress changes the Budget Control Act, which now requires a return to sequestration-level spending cuts in 2016, the military will need to change its strategy, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in an interview broadcast, Sunday.

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Rollout of ‘Women in Service Review’ due in January 2016

Rollout of ‘Women in Service Review’ due in January 2016

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following the 2013 repeal of the Direct Ground Combat Definition and Assignment Rule, the secretary of defense is scheduled to announce final decisions to integrate remaining closed occupations and any approved exceptions to policy on or about Jan. 1, 2016.

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Dempsey holds USARPAC town hall at Historic Palm Circle

Dempsey holds USARPAC town hall at Historic Palm Circle

| July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dempsey talked about the significance of USARPAC in the Pacific along with its historic past, and the rebalance of the region.

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News Briefs: Independence Day, 2014

News Briefs: Independence Day, 2014

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Send announcements to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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Thousands of Field Artillery positions, from platoon to battalion, open to women

Thousands of Field Artillery positions, from platoon to battalion, open to women

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Army senior leaders are committed to providing the most ready all-volunteer force, which sustains its capability to defend this great nation at home and abroad.”

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Hagel outlines budget reducing troops, force structure

Hagel outlines budget reducing troops, force structure

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some of that risk, Hagel said, is associated with a sharp drawdown in the size of the Army, which the proposed budget calls for reducing to as low as 440,000 active duty Soldiers from the current size of 520,000, while ensuring the force remains well trained and equipped.

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Gen. Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses ethics lapse

Gen. Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses ethics lapse

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

A vigorous campaign is promised by the chairman to address ethics in the military.

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