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7/25/2013 12:00 AM 


Milley, Carter Diverge Over End Strength

Defense Secretary Ash Carter declined to endorse a recent statement by Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley that a Total Army end strength of 1.2 million soldiers, not the currently planned 980,000, would be needed to ease the risk level to the force from “high” to “moderate.”


Piatt: Limited Options for War

The majority of the U.S. Army is not prepared for a full-spectrum combat mission, said Maj. Gen. Walter E. Piatt, director of operations, readiness and mobilization in the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7.


AUSA Leads Effort to Define America’s Global Role

The Association of the U.S. Army is spearheading an effort to shape a new American leadership identity by searching for nonpartisan consensus on basic principles guiding foreign and domestic policies.


Healthy Soldiers Work It Three Ways

Not long ago, Army health officials did an experiment. At an on-post dining facility, the salad bar was moved 10 feet closer to the entrance, and the dessert bar was moved 10 feet farther away.


State Political Offices Well-Stocked with Army Vets

About half of all state legislators with military service on their resumes performed their service in the Army, a new study shows.