National Guard Cancels Drills as Congress Fails to Reimburse for Capitol Security

National Guard Cancels Drills as Congress Fails to Reimburse for Capitol Security

Congress redirected monies allotted to state National Guard divisions to pay for troops protecting the Capitol after the Jan. 6th insurrection to ensure the safety of those working in the building and protect the then-incoming presidential team. After months of Congressional delays, states were forced to cut their Guard budgets drastically. On July 27, 2021, […]

Senate to Amend Military Selective Service Registration to Include Women

Senate to Amend Military Selective Service Registration to Include Women

Since its inception, women have fought in this country’s wars — based on stories passed down generationally and ample evidence since WWII.  Yet, it was not until 2016 the military opened up combat jobs to women. The next logical step is to require them to join men 18-25 in being required to register with the […]

Biden Nominates Two Women to Top Military Positions

Biden Nominates Two Women to Top Military Positions

The Biden-Harris administration has again demonstrated its commitment to building a diverse and inclusive government with its latest nominations. On April 13, 2021, two women with longtime Pentagon experience were tapped to fill the top Department of Defense (DoD) positions — one to run the Army and the DoD Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (CAPE) […]

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