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Photo: President Barack Obama (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David B. Mosley/Released)

President Barack Obama sang the praises of American military families worldwide as he proclaimed November Military Family Month.
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Dr. Jonathan Woodson, assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, explains a new benefits program for autistic children of active-duty service members.
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File Photo: FILE – Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan Battaglia, senior enlisted advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses the audience during the NCOA Vanguard Awards Gala in Las Vegas, Nev., July 12, 2012. (Defense Department photo/Released)

Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Bryan Battaglia encourages Americans to honor service members this Armed Forces Day.
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel discusses sexual assault awareness and prevention while recording a video message for Defense Department personnel at the Pentagon, April 1, 2013. Defense Department photo By Glenn Fawcett

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel urges unity among the Defense Department community to put an end to sexual violence.
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By Robert L. Gordon, III Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Military Community and Family Policy) I often hear from the financial counselor and planner, “It’s not what you make, it’s what you keep.” Learning to save money is one of …
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