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RAO Bulletin Update 15 November 2020

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 03 == National Security [02] —- (Where President-elect Joe Biden Stands) 05 == SECDEF [20] —- (Trump Fires Mark Esper) 07 == Ballistic Missile Sub Program —- (Navy Working through ‘Challenges’ on Tight Schedule) 08 == Uncrewed Surface Vessels [02] —- (USV Completes 17 Day Transit via Panama […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 November 2020

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD RAO BULLETIN 03 == National Park Pass Program [02] —- (Free Lifetime Entry for All Vets/Gold Star Families) 04 == DoD Suicide Policy [15] —- (Pentagon Releases Latest Numbers for Suicide Deaths In 2020) 05 == Electromagnetic Spectrum —- (New Strategy Details DoD Goals for EMS Superiority) 06 […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 October 2020

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == DoD HIV Policy —- (Lawsuit to Overturn Military’s Deployment Concern) 05 == Navy Maintenance Struggle —- (Attack Sub Boise Overhaul to Begin after 5 Year Sideline) 06 == Arlington National Cemetery [89] —- (Proposed Rule Change Excludes More Vets, Service Members) 07 == Chemical Weapons [01] […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 September 2020

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 03 == NDAA 2021[08] —- (Bill Vote/Compromise Isn’t Likely Before Nov. 3 Elections) 04 == Artificial Intelligence [01] —- (SecDef Says AI Will Change the Battlefield) 06 == USS Fitzgerald (DDG-62) [25] —- (NTSB Report Faults US Navy for Collision) 07 == DoD Religion Policy [01] —- (On […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 August 2020

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == National Guard Reorganization —- (Preparation for Possible Fights with Russia and China) 06 == Transgender Troops [27] —- (House Passes Amendment Barring Funding for Ban) 06 == Overseas Stationing —- (Poland Agrees To Pay Almost All Costs of US Troop Presence) 08 == RP-US Relations [07] […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 July 2020

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == NDAA 2021 [03] —- (Pentagon CMO Position Elimination Amendment) 04 == Military Troop Withdrawals —- (Trump’s Proposal to Reduce U.S. Troops in Germany) 05 == Military Racial Disparities [03] —- (Cadets Say they Were Called the N-Word and ‘Shunned’) 07 == Gold Star Pins —- (Understanding […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 July 2020

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == NDAA 2021 [01] —- (House Draft Proposals) 06 == NDAA 2021 [02] —- (Senate Votes to Start Debate) 07 == Military Racial Disparities —- (Legal Officers Concede Still Exist in Justice System) 08 == Military Racial Disparities [01] —- (SecDef Efforts to Eliminate) 09 == Military […]