In Our Communities

In Our Communities

Army’s Largest CDC Opens in Alaska The Army’s largest child development center is now open at Fort Wainwright, Alaska, as Alaska Public Media reported. “It will clear the waiting list for the other two facilities that we have,” a base spokesperson said, “and there...
House to Consider NDAA Next Week

House to Consider NDAA Next Week

The House is expected to consider the National Defense Authorization Act next week. The Rules Committee, which sets the terms of floor debate, will meet Tuesday to consider more than 1,300 amendments lawmakers have filed on the bill. “Members of the House’s right...
Snap of the Week

Snap of the Week

President Biden presents John Wardell, the last living member of 2nd Ranger Battalion from World War II, with the presidential coin during the official D-Day 80th Anniversary Commemoration at the Normandy American Cemetery. Army photo by Sgt. Jonathan...
Magsamen to Step Down as Austin Chief of Staff

Magsamen to Step Down as Austin Chief of Staff

Kelly Magsamen, chief of staff to Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, will leave her role this summer, Defense News reported. She has been Austin’s chief of staff since he became secretary. “Kelly’s leadership, counsel and selfless service made our nation safer, made the...
In Our Communities

In Our Communities

New ‘Pro-Military’ Laws Go into Effect in Alabama Ten new laws went into effect in Alabama June 1 that Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth (R) said in a press release will help keep service members, veterans and their families. “The bills we enacted will provide tax cuts for...