In today’s Federal Newscast, the Office of Personnel Management wants to lift the current time limitations for seasonal appointments.
The Air Force is adding new allegations to its issues with private military housing contractor Balfour Beatty Communities.
Jennifer Norris, a victim advocate at the Military Rape Crisis Center in Maine, said the Air Force report released Wednesday investigating the widespread scandal at Lackland Air Base made recommendations but didn’t address the military culture that allowed the sexual assaults to occur.
Col. Glenn Palmer has overseen basic training for all new Air Force recruits as commander of basic training at the 737th training group at the Texas base.
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) said the military needs to take sexual assault more seriously.