The Defense Department gives troops a bigger BAH bump than last year.
Virginia’s senior senator demanded a briefing after a news report prompted more allegations of substandard housing conditions on military bases.
Military households will only see a $10 increase on average in basic allowance for housing pay.
The Senate Armed Services Committee wants to cut some basic housing allowance for dual military couples to save money in the long run. The committee tried to make more drastic cuts last year, but they did not make it into law.
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Top military service officials President Trump’s federal hiring freeze is causing problems for those in the military.
The Air Force’s top enlisted officer is appealing to the Senate to reconsider its provision changing the Basic Allowance for Housing.
DoD declined millions in savings to make sure dual military families continued getting current BAH funds.
The Navy’s top officer says the Pentagon is fighting a congressional proposal that would dramatically reduce take-home pay for tens of thousands of service members by reducing their housing allowances.