April AUSA News 

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 Special Report: Guard and Reserve

 

Special Report:
Army National Guard and Army Reserve

Ambassador Croker

4/1/2011

Crocker selected for 2011 Marshall Medal

Career Ambassador Ryan C. Crocker, dean and executive professor at the George Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University, who retired as an ambassador from the United States Foreign Service in 2009, will receive the 2011 George Catlett Marshall Medal/
New SMA

4/1/2011

Chandler sworn in as 14th SMA

The Army’s 14th sergeant major of the Army was sworn in during a March 1 standing-room-only ceremony in the Pentagon.

4/1/2011

Army earmarked $144.9 billion for FY 2012 budget

The president is requesting $553 billion for the Defense Department’s base budget, an increase of $22 billion above the Fiscal Year 2010 appropriation.

4/1/2011

‘One great soldier steps aside’

During a ceremony held in March at the Pentagon, the 13th sergeant major of the Army -- one great soldier steps aside and another steps forward to take his place. That’s how we do it; that’s the strength of America’s Army.

4/1/2011

Acquisition Review Board makes recommendations targeting acquisition reform

An Army Acquisition Review Board co-chairman outlined some of the board’s findings that members suggest will result in acquisition processes having a better core workforce while reducing program costs.