Senate NDAA Includes OEA Name Change, Codification of Law
Senate NDAA Includes OEA Name Change, Codification of Law

The Senate Armed Services Committee’s Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act last week stipulates that the Office of Economic Adjustment will be redesignated as the ‘‘Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation.’’ Like the Office of Economic Adjustment...

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In Our Communities
In Our Communities

The World Affairs Council of Charlotte (in partnership with the Environmental Defense Fund and the American Security Project) is hosting a virtual event on June 30 titled “Pandemics and Climate Change: National Security Implications of Non-Traditional Threats” which...

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Survey Seeks Feedback on Military Spouse Employment
Survey Seeks Feedback on Military Spouse Employment

While the national unemployment rate hovers around 13 percent due to limited resumption of economic activity caused by the coronavirus pandemic, employment challenges posed to military spouses remains a pressing issue. Hiring Our Heroes (HOH) and the Institute for...

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CMSI In Action [video]
CMSI In Action [video]

Military families adjust to the long-time challenges that come with military service, but the global pandemic has added to their anxieties. CMSI talked with filmmaker Elena Miliaresis, producer of the military family documentary, “When Time Stands Still,” about how...

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