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RAO Bulletin Update 15 October 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == Misbehaving Generals —- (New Emphasis On Senior Leaders Is Needed) 06 == Transgender Lawsuits [01] —- (DoJ Asking for Dismissal) 07 == Operation Troop Treats —- (Halloween Candy Exchange) 08 == Operation Gratitude —- (Troop Support) 08 == Cold War Radiation Testing —- (Scholar Alleges Unsuspecting […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 October 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == BRAC [59] —- (Pentagon Supports McCain/Reed 2019 Proposal) 06 == BRAC [60] —- (Support For The Initiative Is Gaining) 06 == Exchange Online Shopping [12] —- (Registration Required) 08 == Hack The Air Force —- (Pentagon Bounty Program Paid out $130,000) 08 == NDAA 2018 [12] […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 September 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD == Fleet Expansion [01] —- (Will Unmanned Vessels Count?) == Navy RAO Program [01] —- (Overseas Volunteers Needed ) == POW/MIA [76] —- (ID Rate and Numbers Accounted for Increases) == Nuclear Waste [01] —- (Only Repository Running Out of Space) == BRAC [59] —- (Pentagon Supports McCain/Reed […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 September 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == DoD Budget 2018 [06] ———- (Continuing Resolution Impact Warning) 05 == DoD Troop Caps – (Elaborate Counting System Lowers Actual Numbers) 07 == Transgender Troops [08] ————– (Trump Signs Service Ban Directive) 08 == MCAS Futenma Okinawa [10] ———– (Appeals Court Revives Lawsuit) 09 == Trump […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 August 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == DoD MAVNI Program [01] ———————- (Participants File Lawsuit) 05 == NDAA 2018 [10] ————– (Active Duty/Retiree Out-Of-Pocket Costs) 07 == DoD Preemptive Strikes ——————- (Pentagon Plan for North Korea) 08 == Transgender Lawsuits ——————————————– (First One Filed) 08 == POW/MIA [90] ————————————- (Pvt. Dan Lawrence Feragen) […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 August 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD == Military Disability —————————— (How to Better Understand It) == War Myths —————– (American Public Needs to Stop Fooling Itself) == Pentagon Weapon Sales – (GAO Sting Operation Reveals Vulnerabilities) == Transgender Troops [07] ———————— (Trump Bans Their Serving) == NDAA 2018 [06] ————————- (More on TRICRAE Fee […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 July 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == NDAA 2018 ————————————- (House $631B | Senate $700B) 05 == NDAA 2018 [01] ——————————————– (Civilian Workforce) 06 == NDAA 2018 [02] ————————————- (Valor Awards Retention) 06 == NDAA 2018 [03] ————————————- (TRICARE Fee Increases) 07 == NDAA 2018 [04] —– (Transgender-Related Medical Treatment Funding) 07 == […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 July 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == Cyber Defense ———– (3 Ways DARPA Will Attack The Cyber Problem) 05 == Selective Service System [25] – (New Women Draft Attempt Shot Down) 05 == DoD/VA Seamless Transition [36] —– (Integrated EHR System Impact) 06 == BRAC [58] —————————————– (Congress’ Blockage Impact) 07 == CRSC […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 June 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == Transgender Troops [03] —- (Predecisional/Extremely Sensitive Issue) 06 == Transgender Troops [04] —– (Implement Policy Recommendation) 06 == Air Force Secretary ————– (New Secretary’s Force Assessment) 07 == DoD Tuition Assistance [05] ————————- (Education Guide) 09 == Guard & Reserve Recommendations ————— (RFPB Submits 3) 10 […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 June 2017

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 05 == DoD Basic Pay to Salary Conversion – (Plan Due NLT Jan. 1, 2018) 06 == DoD 2018 Budget [02] ——— ($639.1B Request Sent to Congress) 08 == DoD 2018 Budget [03] ————————— (TRICARE Impact) 09 == DoD 2018 Budget [04] ——– (Military Family Support Impact) 10 […]