In Our Communities

In Our Communities

Five U.S. House members have introduced legislation to prohibit the federal government from closing Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina after reports that the installation is at threat from rising sea levels, according to Marine Corps Times....
Democrats Appoint Five Freshmen to HASC Seats

Democrats Appoint Five Freshmen to HASC Seats

Committees are still being organized on Capitol Hill, but their memberships are slowly becoming clearer. House Democrats, for example, have announced five new House members who will be joining the Armed Services Committee. They are Reps. Don Davis (N.C.), Chris...
Top HASC Dem Says Readiness Is ‘Huge Problem’

Top HASC Dem Says Readiness Is ‘Huge Problem’

Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), the ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee told Fox News Sunday that he and committee chair Mike Rogers (R-Ala.) share “the huge priority” to increase the United States’ weapons production, because military readiness has become...
In Our Communities

In Our Communities

The Marine Corps reactived a base on Guam last week, “honoring the long-shared history of the Marine Corps and Guam and establishing a forward presence in the Indo-Pacific that will endure into the future,” according to a press release. Marine Corps Base Camp Blaz...