Tag: downsizing

Downsized Army troop levels could drop to 420,000 by 2019

Downsized Army troop levels could drop to 420,000 by 2019

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

What leadership is looking at with regard to manning is how the Army will look across the force — from the brigade combat teams, enablers, the engineer forces, reconnaissance and clearance forces, and how the mix is worked, Barclay said.

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DOD considers holistic path to sequester imact on resources

DOD considers holistic path to sequester imact on resources

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

“We can’t do all the things that the commander in chief wants us to do if we have a permanent sequester level.”

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Sequestration spending cuts to gov begin today (March 1, 2013)

Sequestration spending cuts to gov begin today (March 1, 2013)

| March 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

The services have told Congress about the dangers to readiness.

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Army freezes hiring, cuts base ops, reduces training

Army freezes hiring, cuts base ops, reduces training

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Commanders have been asked to reduce support to community and recreational activities and to also reduce utilities consumption “to the maximum extent possible.”

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Top concerns addressed by USARPAC commander

Top concerns addressed by USARPAC commander

| August 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Lt. Gen. Francis Wiercinski, commander, U.S. Army-Pacific, addressed issues of importance for USARPAC Soldiers in an interview in his office at Richardson Hall, here, July 24.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

| May 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

News briefs for Soldiers and Department of the Army civilians.

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Signal Corps town hall

Signal Corps town hall

| April 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Command Sgt. Maj. Ronald Pflieger (left), Signal Corps regimental sergeant major, held a noncommissioned officer town hall for Signal Soldiers, in the Main Post Chapel, here, April 11.

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Phase two re-up of current FY window open for Soldiers

Phase two re-up of current FY window open for Soldiers

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Army is now six weeks into phase two of this fiscal year’s re-enlistment window, open to Soldiers whose expiration of term of service, or ETS, falls between Oct. 1, 2011, to Sept. 30, 2012.

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Army IG visits to discuss direction

Army IG visits to discuss direction

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Army is in a period of change and Soldiers and leaders at every level are feeling the effects of the military’s drawdown.

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QSP helps to reshape the force

QSP helps to reshape the force

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Army must begin to shape the force to meet its future requirements by implementing the Qualitative Service Program.

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