In Our Communities

In Our Communities

Fort Lee, Virginia will house about 2,500 Afghans being evacuated to the U.S. for fear of Taliban retaliation for helping U.S. troops, DOD announced Monday. The Afghans will stay at the base during the special immigration visa application process, and some may be...
DOD Climate Plan Expected by Labor Day

DOD Climate Plan Expected by Labor Day

The Pentagon will release its climate change and installation resilience strategy by Sept. 1, Paul Cramer, acting assistant secretary of defense for sustainment told lawmakers recently. “The primary purpose is to integrate climate change adaptation and climate...
SASC Digs into NDAA this Week

SASC Digs into NDAA this Week

The Senate Armed Services Committee marks up its version of the fiscal year 2022 defense authorization bill this week, on a schedule released by Chair Jack Reed (D-R.I.). Subcommittees are working on their portions Monday and Tuesday. Most of those sessions are closed...