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Reinbold loses most committee assignments after budget vote

...those other assignments. Reinbold had been vice chair of the House Education Committee and co-chair of the joint Armed Services Committee, among other assignments. She also stands to lose staff. No one likes to lose a member, and the friendships...
Sullivan sworn in as new U.S. senator

...Sullivan will serve on the committees of Commerce, Science and Transportation; Environment and Public Works; Armed Services; and Veterans' Affairs. Sullivan is a Marine Corps reservist.He said his priorities include moving the economy...
Sullivan defeats Begich in Alaska Senate race

...opportunities to address one of the issues he campaigned on - the "overregulation of our economy" - and possibly the armed services committee.Sullivan is a Marine Corps reservist and served as an assistant secretary of state in President George...
Murkowski, Sullivan receive committee assignments

...Committee, given the importance of fisheries to Alaska, as well as on the Environment and Public Works Committee and the Armed Services Committee.He was assigned to all three, plus Veterans' Affairs. Sullivan is a Marine Corps reservist.Murkowski...

...introduce legislation to curb the trend of police militarization.Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said his committee will review the program to determine if the Defense Department's surplus equipment...
What others say: Fairbanks pushes to make Interior compatible with military's role

...on the ideas this past summer and fall.Hopkins also presented a list of other ideas to the Legislature's Joint Armed Services Committee in late September. The options offered to the Legislature included actions such as subsidizing the military's...
Obama seeks $500 million to train, equip Syrian rebels

...potential option would be to base U.S. personnel in Jordan and conduct the training exercise there.The Senate Armed Services Committee has already approved a version of the sweeping defense policy bill authorizing the Defense Department to...
Alaska Unhinged: Spit overload

...just how much stuff and people we could put on a piece of land before troubling results might occur.During a House Armed Services Committee meeting held on 25 March 2010, Representative Hank Johnson from Lithonia, Georgia, questioned Admiral...

...don't just rush in," he said.It was a view shared by Rep. Adam Smith, a Washington state Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee: "We can't simply bomb first and ask questions later."Sen. John McCain, an Arizona Republican who...
Around the District

...physical and have all paperwork completed and turned in before they can try out or practice. Tuesday ? ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) testing will take place Tuesday in the library from 8-11 am for interested juniors...


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