Tag Archives: Defense Department

Our military has been around for more than 200 years, but the DoD is just turning 69. Why? Click here to find out.
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Here’s a lesson in the origin and duties of the Joint Chiefs and how they support national security.
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A year after Lean In Circles were implemented in the DoD, they’re proving to be successful for many. Don’t know what they are yet? Learn more here.
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The military retirement system has remained fairly consistent for decades, but that’s about to change. Find out how it affects you here.
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Learn about the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) – a pact that would, among other things, give U.S. troops access to Philippine military bases on a rotational basis.
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