The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently approved two new genetically modified apples — Arctic Granny Smith and Arctic Golden — for sale in the United States. Amidst the GMO war that is raging across the country, this new development may well be fodder for...
Agency: Other Defense Agencies. Office: Defense Commissary Agency. Location: Resale Contracting Division (MPR) (HDEC02).
Veterans' advocacy groups are clashing with each other over proposed changes to military retirement, health care and other benefits. The Military Coalition, an umbrella group of almost three dozen military, veterans and uniformed services...
Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Tom Cotton, R-Ark., are pushing for an increase in defense spending. The pair used projections for fiscal 2016 included in a 2012 defense budget proposal by then-Defense Secretary Robert Gates. "I believe defense spending is the most important...
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., put forward a bill that would give the Defense Department the authority to move around up to $50 billion within its accounts to lessen the effects of sequestration. The measure — known as the Military Sequester Flexibility Act — comes...
One of the battles over the FY 2016 budget resolution is whether to include drastic cuts to the Defense budget mandated by the Budget Control Act (BCA), better known as sequestration, or to provide more robust defense spending beyond...
Fort Hood, Texas, state and local community leaders presented their case to Army officials to keep Fort Hood at its current levels during an Army-hosted Force Structure and Stationing Listening Session Wednesday evening in Killeen, Texas. More than 700 community members...
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