Marine General Joseph Dunford and Air Force General Paul Selva have been tapped to serve as chairman and vice-chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
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The U.S. military may not be using a summer exercise to institute martial law in Texas, but Governor Greg Abbott isn't taking chances.
Bipartisan bill was prompted by cost estimates for buys that rose by $10 billion.
Republicans can't bust through spending caps for the Pentagon's budget but stick with them for civilian agencies, Democrats say.
House version of the fiscal 2016 VA spending bill prohibits funds from being used for SES performance awards.
The anti-war Vermont senator calls for accountable defense spending and better veterans care, setting him apart from other 2016 candidates.
The administration is ready to move forward immediately on a number of other January recommendations from compensation commission.
Defense authorization bill would scrap department policy that has resulted in lower reimbursement rates for employees on long-term government travel.
Clinton's would-be opponents are testing out a similar tactic for knocking her foreign policy record.
Changes include auto-enrollment into TSP for new service members, and a less generous pension for those who retire after 20 years.