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Date Posted:02/19/21
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VA Again Extends Debt Collection Moratorium

Date Posted:02/19/21
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The Spouse Angle Podcast — Up this week: The mental health toll of military spouse unemployment

Date Posted:02/19/21
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Seeking a New Job? Look Beyond the Bottom Line

Date Posted:02/19/21
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VA Extends Moratorium on Foreclosures, Evictions

Date Posted:02/19/21
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Military Families in On Base Housing May Soon Be Able to Withhold Rent in Disputes

Date Posted:02/17/21
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Retiree’s wife: Here’s what to do if you think you’re still covered under Tricare Select

Date Posted:02/17/21
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Military families will get their remaining tenant rights by summer, DoD official says

Date Posted:02/17/21
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Why there should be a director of military spouses at DoD

Date Posted:02/12/21
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Congress Pulls the Plug on TRICARE Dental Program Transition to FEDVIP

Date Posted:02/12/21
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What Does Tricare Vision Actually Cover?

Date Posted:02/12/21
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Who accepts Tricare vision insurance?

Date Posted:02/12/21
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Here’s Why It Can Be Lonely at the Top (of the Salary Range)

Date Posted:02/12/21
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What’s Next for the Military Shopping Benefit?

Date Posted:02/12/21
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New VA secretary promises unity around work to reform veterans programs

Date Posted:02/08/21
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You now have to wear a mask virtually everywhere on military bases — including outdoors

Date Posted:02/07/21
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Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center Update

Date Posted:02/07/21
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The Spouse Angle Podcast

Date Posted:01/30/21
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National Guard troops will get credit towards GI Bill benefits for Capitol Hill security mission

Date Posted:01/30/21
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South Carolina State Veteran Benefits

Date Posted:01/27/21
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North Charleston VA clinic to open part of new facility for Veteran vaccination distribution

Date Posted:01/27/21
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Here’s how much you’re saving in military commissaries

Date Posted:01/27/21
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DoD officials consider drastic measures as commissary shortages hit critical levels

Date Posted:01/27/21
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Biden Signs Executive Order Delaying VA Debt Collections

Date Posted:01/27/21
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President Joe Biden announced Friday that he was asking the Department of Veterans Affairs once again to delay collecting debts from v

Date Posted:01/27/21
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Will the Guard’s Capitol Hill deployment count towards GI Bill benefits?

Date Posted:01/27/21
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South Carolina State Veteran Benefits

Date Posted:01/21/21
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Here Are Some Key TRICARE Coverage Improvements Contained in the NDAA

Date Posted:01/21/21
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DoD Now Offering Permanent 100% Reimbursement Rate for Do It Yourself Moves

Date Posted:01/20/21
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The National Desert Storm and Desert Shield Memorial Needs Your Help

Date Posted:01/20/21
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DoD Cancels Plans to Let Thousands of Civilian Employees Shop at Exchange

Date Posted:01/07/21
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New in 2021: More companies commit to hiring military spouses

Date Posted:01/07/21
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This Nonprofit Gives Free Suits to Transitioning Service Members

Date Posted:12/26/20
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Troops With Debilitating Cases of COVID 19, or Their Survivors, to Be Eligible for VA Disability Pay

Date Posted:12/26/20
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MOAA’s 2021 Transition Guide: Suited for Success

Date Posted:11/20/20
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Over 100 Representatives Call on NDAA Conferees to Add Agent Orange Presumptives

Date Posted:11/09/20
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Free App Lets Troops Read to Their Kids From Anywhere

Date Posted:08/12/20
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How to Find Your Old Military Buddies After You Get Out

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How Kathleen Hicks will approach nukes, shipbuilding and the budget

WASHINGTON — Following a smooth confirmation hearing, it appears Kathleen Hicks is headed to the Pentagon.

As had been expected, Hicks, the nominee to be deputy secretary of defense for Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, received little in the way of pushback from senators. A significant number of them — including outgoing Senate Armed Service Committee Chairman Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and his successor, Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. — indicated they would support her nomination out of the committee.

The hearing, which lasted more than three hours, gave insight into how Hicks would approach a number of key issues for the Defense Department if she arrives in office.

Hicks is open to changing budget traditions to drive joint activity. It is commonly accepted in defense circles that the Pentagon’s budget will be flat at best, if not declining, in the coming years. That led to a number of questions from senators about how to drive reforms and find savings for the department.

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