July 2011 AUSA News 

July AUSA News cover


2020 vision: Building the future Army

Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, addressed his plans on how he intends to develop the Army of 2020 for the nation.
Medic exercise


‘Fundamental fighting unit’

The Army will conduct an analysis of its "fundamental fighting unit," the squad, to ensure everything is being done to prepare those soldiers for the fight.
Mullen and Dempsey


Dempsey nominated to be next JCS chairman

President Barack Obama announced his choices as chairman and vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff during a White House Rose Garden ceremony.
Odierno in Iraq


President nominates Odierno for Army chief

President Barack Obama announced that he will nominate Gen. Raymond T. Odierno as the next Army chief of staff.

Outstanding legislators


Senators Murray, Cornyn honored as 2011 Outstanding Legislators

AUSA presented Senators Patty Murray and John Cornyn with its 2011 Outstanding Legislator Award.