DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Kelly Simon, U.S. Army/Released)U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyrone Lawrence, right, places a temporary teal ribbon tattoo on a Soldier's hand at the Koele dining facility at Bagram Airfield in Parwan province, Afghanistan, April 2, 2014. The teal ribbon was the symbol of sexual assault survivors and awareness. (DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Kelly Simon, U.S. Army/Released)

Military sexual assault reform pledge backed by majority of presidential candidates

All but four presidential candidates support changing the way sexual assault and murder are prosecuted in the military.

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TSP reviewing planned I fund changes amid bipartisan congressional concern

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Pentagon struggles with change management, governance during EHR rollout, as VA looks on

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No answer for transgender troops on job security in temporary DoD policy

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D.C.-area lawmakers earn high marks on fed issues scorecard

Members of Congress in the Washington area scored highly yet again on this year’s report card put out by Federally Employed Women.

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Cuts to military pay and benefits can’t wait, Pentagon tells Congress

Defense officials say they are eagerly awaiting next year’s report from a congressionally-chartered commission that’s currently examining military compensation….

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Military sex assault bill gains steam in Congress

The Military Justice Improvement Act would shift the decision to prosecute sexual assault cases from the chain of command to independent military lawyers. A recently released DoD IG report also recommends changes in the investigation process.

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