Air National Guard

Washington Report (November 18, 2014) The Army National Guard will soon be taking charge of U.S. military operations in West Africa aimed at helping stem the deadly Ebola outbreak. About 1,200 Guard troops in seven units were notified Friday to prepare for mobilization this spring for Operation... Read more
Washington Report (November 18, 2014) Governors are concerned that the Army is pushing ahead with its plan to transfer AH-64 Apache helicopters from the Army National Guard and want lawmakers to tell the service to knock it off. In a letter signed by four state executives, the National Governors... Read more
Washington Report (November 18, 2014) The National Guard Memorial Museum has re-opened its World War II gallery after closing it for several weeks to undergo a renovation. The new-look "The Citizen Soldier in World War II" gallery was formally opened to the public Saturday. National Guard... Read more
(November 14, 2014) The National Defense University Foundation honored the men and women of the National Guard Thursday night with its American Patriot Award. Gen. Frank J. Grass, the chief of the National Guard Bureau, accepted the award on behalf of the nearly 470,000 soldiers and airmen who... Read more
Letter to Sen. Ayotte supporting A-10s
Washington Report (November 10, 2014) The NGAUS board of directors will meet Friday through Sunday at the National Guard Memorial under its new leadership. Maj. Gen. Deborah Ashenhurst, the Ohio adjutant general, will convene her first meeting as the board's chairwoman.   Joining her at the... Read more
Washington Report (November 10, 2014) Soldiers and airmen gearing up to work on Capitol Hill heard from various military service organizations during a lunch at the NGAUS headquarters Wednesday.     Service members selected to participate in the Congressional Fellowship Program headed to the... Read more
(November 5, 2014) It was good to be a citizen-soldier in Congress on Election Day. All five currently serving National Guardsmen running for re-election to the House of Representatives won their bids. The list includes Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., Rep. Steven Palazzo... Read more
Washington Report (November 4, 2014) Two of the nation's leading military associations have joined together to ask Congress to get rid of automatic, across-the-board budget cuts known as sequestration. Retired Maj. Gen. Gus Hargett, the NGAUS president, and retired Gen. Gordon Sullivan, the... Read more
Washington Report (November 4, 2014) After a top military official told reporters last week that the A-10 could be to blame if the Air Force's most coveted weapons system is delayed, one of the Warthog's most staunch defenders is fighting back. Connecting the A-10 and the fifth-generation F-35... Read more

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