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RAO Bulletin Update 15 July 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == Commissary Privatization [01] ———— (NDAA Keeps Issue Alive) 05 == Confederate Flag Controversy ———— (Should the Military Ban It) 06 == Cold War Experiments Lawsuit [02] ———- (Appeals Court Ruling) 07 == AFRH Gulfport [06] —— (Investigation Ongoing | Director Resigns) 07 == POW/MIA Update 59 […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 July 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == DoD Fraud, Waste, and Abuse ——- (Reported 15 thru 30 Jun 2015) 05 == DoD/VA VLER [11] ———– (Sharing Electronic Medical Records) 05 == BRAC [44] ———– (BRAC, Budget Dominate Summit Discussion) 07 == NDAA for 2016 [09] ————————— (Senate Passes 1st Draft) 08 == Commissary […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 June 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == Commissary Funding [01] —- (House Appropriators Restore $322M) 05 == Military Retirement System [19] ——– (Pentagon Proposal for 2018) 07 == China Territorial Claims [02] ——— (SECDEF/Changlong Meeting) 07 == USS Gabrielle Giffords — (Named After Wounded Congresswoman) 08== NDAA for 2016 [08] ———————- (Still Much […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 June 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == China Territorial Claims —- (PACOM | Outrageous and Preposterous) 05 == China Territorial Claims [01] —— (SECDEF | Will Lead to Isolation) 06 == Military One Source [01] —- (Peer Support | Replaces Vets4Warriors) 07 == Commissary Privatization ——————————— (Pilot Program) 08 == Commissary Deli Closures […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 May 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == DoD Mobilized Reserve 5 MAY 2015 —— (24074 | Decrease of 343) 05 == MCRMC [14] ——— (Obama Sends Recommendations to Congress) 06 == Blue Water Claims [29] —– (Landmark COA for Vet Claims Ruling) 08 == Commissary News [11] ——————————– (Immediate Issues) 09 == NDAA […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 May 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == DoD-VA Pharmacy [01] – (HASC Wants Pharmacies to Match Meds) 05 == DoD/VA Seamless Transition [28] ————– (USDS’ New Mission) 06 == DECA Budget Cuts [14] — (Committee Rejects DoD’s Cut Proposal) 06 == Military Allotments [01] —- (MAC Must Pay $3.1M for Hidden Fees) 07 […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 April 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == MCRMC [13] ——————– (Obama Stops Short of Endorsement) 05 == DoD/VA Seamless Transition [27] — (Little Progress after 10 Years) 07 == Divorce and SBP ——————– (Impact on Survivor Benefit Plan) 07 == Pentagon Wish List ————————– (2016 Unfunded Priorities) 08 == Fisher House Expansion [11] […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 April 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == DoD 2016 Budget [01] —————————— (2011 BCA Impact) 05 == Military Retirement System [18] ————— (Proposed Alternative) 06 == DoD Sexual Abuse [20] ————— (Male on Male Sexual Assault) 07 == Commissary Deli Closures ———————– (22 More in 12 States) 08 == Commissary Funding ———– (Proposed […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 March 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == MCRMC [12] ———– (DoD Wants More Report Background Data) 06 == DoD Retirement Scam ——- (Government Employee Services Alert) 06 == Sequestration [46] – (Pentagon Officials Told Budget Caps Will Stay) 07 == AAFES Data Breach ————– (SIGA Telcom | 27,500 Customers) 08 == DARPA ————— […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 March 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == SECDEF [13] —————————– (Chuck Hagel | A Look Back) 06 == DoD Mobilized Reserve 10 FEB 2015 — (24,893| Decrease of 2,867) 06 == Afghanistan/Iraqi Campaign Medals [03] ————- (OFS Extension) 07 == Humanitarian Service Medal [01] — (Operation Damayan Approved) 08 == DoD IT———————————- (Cloud […]