Magazine: Commission, Construction, AGAUS

(Feb. 28, 2014) A commission that spent one year determining the proper structure of the Air Force released a report that recommends a greater role for the Air National Guard. The chairman of the commission tells NATIONAL GUARD that he thinks the Air Force is prepared to implement some of the panel's recommendations. Read about it in the current issue of NATIONAL GUARD.

The National Guard has had a building boom lately with dollars for military construction flowing in large amounts. But that has come to an end in this tough fiscal environment. Read what Guardsmen have to say about the MILCON budget in the NGAUS membership publication.

The Adjutants General Association of the United States gathers in Washington, D.C. The leader of that group of 54 discusses the issues that are on the minds of the state National Guard leaders.

Nine Hawaii National Guardsmen who received the Medal of Honor are honored by the National Guard Educational Foundation. Read about these heroes in NATIONAL GUARD.

A chemical spill contaminates drinking water in West Virginia and the National Guard responds….An adjutant general becomes a senator….The NGAUS chairman encourages participation in state association conferences and the NGAUS conference in Chicago.

Read all of this and more in NATIONAL GUARD, now available online at www.nationalguardmagazine.com.