Latest AUSA News Issue in 2014 

4/1/2014

Hagel shrinks Army manpower to pre-World War II troop strength

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has proposed cuts in military spending that include further reductions in troop strength and force structure in every military service in the coming year as part of an effort to prioritize U.S. strategic interests in the face of reduced resources after more than a decade of war.

4/1/2014

Dempsey: Defense budget request is ‘a realistic way forward’

Balance is a key word in the Fiscal Year 2015 defense budget request, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.

4/1/2014

Odierno publishes Waypoint #2 – Strategic priorities for the future Army

In my first year as the Chief of Staff, I published "Marching Orders" to outline my intent and priorities for sustaining our high-quality, All-Volunteer Army and to describe my guiding principles and the fundamental characteristics of the future force.

4/1/2014

Sullivan: The noble calling of being a soldier is recognized

Two particularly instructive events have occurred recently that illuminate the profession of arms and its role in American life.

4/1/2014

Mike Krzyzewski will receive AUSA’s George Catlett Marshall Medal

Coach Michael W. Krzyzewski, legendary head basketball coach at Duke University and a long-time supporter of our men and women in uniform and their families, will receive the 2014 George Catlett Marshall Medal, the highest award presented by the Association of the United States Army.