- December 14, 2018
ADC & Converge Strategies detail case studies and recommendations for military partnership models that deploy distributed energy resources in this new report.
The submission period for the 2019 Great American Defense Communities program is now closed. Stay tuned for the 2019 Class of Great American Defense Communities announcement in December 2018.
Innovation will provide the key to adapting to looming challenges and that begins with ADC’s Installation Innovation Forum 2019.
A transfer in power in the House may usher in a return to earmarks, with several members of the House Democratic leadership indicating that is their intention. “I hope they come back,” Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.), who will take over as majority whip next year, told the Washington Examiner. “I was against them ever leaving,”READ MORE
Senate Democrats on Thursday named three new members to the Armed Services Committee to replace the incumbents who lost their races in the general election last month. The new members for the 116th Congress are Sens. Joe Manchin (W.Va.), Tammy Duckworth (Ill.) and Doug Jones (Ala.); they will fill the seats left by the departureREAD MORE
Replacing buildings on Camp Lejeune, N.C., damaged by Hurricane Florence in September and repairing others will cost an estimated $3.6 billion, Marine Corps officials told lawmakers this week. The estimate includes 31 projects covering demolition and new construction — at a cost of $2.0 billion — and repairs to existing buildings at a cost ofREAD MORE
As part of an initiative to extend collaboration between San Antonio’s military medical research missions and the region’s bioscience industry, leaders from the two camps along with entrepreneurs gathered last week to talk about increasing opportunities to work together. One aim of the event was to consider ways to bring more military medical technology toREAD MORE
Four Democratic senators are questioning the military’s effort to study the possibility of constructing a new border barrier system along a 31-mile section of the Barry M. Goldwater Range in southwest Arizona. The Navy recently began studies on building barriers along the range, despite its inability to provide Congress “with a clear justification or aREAD MORE
Battle Creek Air National Guard Base, Mich., will add 34 new jobs after it was selected to support a joint task force for the Air Force, the second new mission the base has added in the past three years. The task force will be a team of highly-experienced specialists in an assortment of fields, readyREAD MORE
Increasing defense spending by almost 5 percent to $750 billion in fiscal 2020 likely is not realistic, Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), ranking member on the House Armed Services Committee, said following news reports that President Trump has reversed course and now plans to boost his budget request for national security. “It seems hard for meREAD MORE
In response to poor performance ratings for Montgomery, Ala., schools, the Air University at Maxwell AFB last month formed a working group aimed at improving education options for military families at the installation. The group is looking at ways to increase attendance at the on-base school, streamline the application process for Montgomery’s magnet schools, expand schoolREAD MORE