National Guard

(Staff Sgt. Kayla White/U.S. Air Force via AP)Space Force

Air Force study recommends moving Guard units to Space Force as opposition mounts

The Pentagon’s study recommends moving all Guard space units into the Space Force. But state governors, lawmakers and Guard leaders are pushing against it.

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Most Guardsmen will retrain or retire rather than join Space Force

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FILE - This Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, file photo provided by the U.S. Navy, shows an electromagnetic railgun prototype launcher at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division test facility in Dahlgren, Va. The Navy has pulled the plug on research on the futuristic weapon that fires projectiles at up to seven times the speed of sound using electricity. A Navy spokesperson says the decision frees up resources for hypersonic missiles, laser systems and electronic warfare systems. (U.S. Navy photo by John F. Williams via AP, File)

Rapid Defense Experimentation Reserve ready for review by top brass

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Marine Innovation Unit turns to reservists for technical solutions

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IPPS-A expands services for Army payroll and human resources

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(Photo by: Staff Sgt. James Richardson Jr.)Space Force

House Armed Services Committee endorses new management structure for Space Force

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National Guard recruitment challenges grow over refusals to comply with COVID vaccine mandate

The National Guard is looking to boost incentives to join, but expects it may need to discharge up to 14,000 personnel over the next two years who have…

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Immigration

Pentagon rejects DC request for National Guard migrant help

The Pentagon has once again denied a request from the District of Columbia seeking National Guard assistance in dealing with thousands of migrants being…

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(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Erick Requadt)Senior Master Sgt. Paul Kalle, 723d Aircraft Maintenance Squadron first sergeant, speaks with a family during a Deployed Spouses Dinner Feb. 18, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The monthly event is a free dinner at Georgia Pines Dining Facility designed as a ‘thank you’ for each families’ support and sacrifice while their spouse is deployed or on a remote assignment. The dinner, occurring on every third Tuesday of the month, provides an opportunity for spouses to interact with other families of deployed Airmen, key spouses and unit leadership, as well as provide a break for the spouse while military sponsor is deployed. The next Deployed Spouses Dinner will be March 17. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Erick Requadt)

New pilot program will give Army Guard members childcare on drill days

The program will help parents who are struggling to find weekend care.

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