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June 11, 2020

The Senate Armed Services Committee voted 25-2 Wednesday evening to approve its version of the fiscal year 2021 defense authorization bill, including billions of dollars in new U.S. military investments focused on deterring China in the Indo-Pacific region.

June 9, 2020

President Trump today called for a "fleet acquisition program" to grow American presence in the Arctic.

March 16, 2020

The National Guard Bureau chief this month said he was not consulted on the $3.8 billion reprogramming action taken by the Defense Department to fund President Trump's border wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, and the transfer will impact the Army National Guard's domestic operations portfolio.

April 18, 2019

NASHVILLE, TN -- Army National Guard units will be among the first to receive the Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft, named the No. 2 priority of the Future Vertical Lift effort, according to the service's vice chief of staff.

February 1, 2019

Amid large reorganizations and personnel changes tied to Army Futures Command, the Army Reserve has been tasked with retaining talent in support of the new command, which includes strategically positioning new Reserve structures, according to its chief.

August 16, 2018

The Air Force will maintain its plan to field new Combat Rescue Helicopters starting in fiscal year 2020 despite looming problems for training reserve squadrons, because changing the schedule would require renegotiating its contract with Sikorsky, according to a new Government Accountability Office report.

May 2, 2018

The Army National Guard has to borrow from two of its four remaining attack reconnaissance battalions to prepare the others for deployments, according to its director.

April 23, 2018

The U.S. Army Reserve is employing a "new organizing construct" focused on "capability, combat readiness and lethality" rather than its prior emphasis on "life-saving, life-sustaining force," according to its chief.

April 12, 2018

The National Guard Bureau chief told lawmakers today there are 782 Guard members serving at the United States-Mexico border, while the secretary of defense has authorized up to 4,000 troops to be deployed through Sept. 30.

April 11, 2018

The Coast Guard is leaving the door open to potentially expanding its heavy icebreaker program to six ships, and the service is giving shipbuilders the option to include block-buy proposals in their bids.

April 5, 2018

The Pentagon today established a new team to determine how it can support President Trump's order to send National Guard troops to the southern border and expand military assistance to the Department of Homeland Security.

January 31, 2018

The Army Reserve possesses an array of "niche capabilities" that contribute to total force readiness, but has to properly integrate them to ensure efficacy, its chief said last week.

January 24, 2018

The U.S. Army Reserve is seeking to better prepare for a potential high-end conflict, by enhancing training and repositioning force structure, according to its chief.

January 12, 2018

The Army has received congressional approval for the final disposition of AH-64 Apaches from the Army National Guard, which will retain four of its eight attack reconnaissance battalions.

January 12, 2018

The Air National Guard is crafting an acquisition strategy for outside training support for distributed mission operations starting as soon as July.

December 14, 2017

The Air National Guard's full-time force falls a couple hundred pilots short of where it needs to be, but the Guard is in a unique position to help grow the service's pilot pipeline, according to the head of the National Guard Bureau.

October 19, 2017

The Navy and Coast Guard are readying a once-in-a-generation modernization project to build a new fleet of heavy polar icebreaker cutters, issuing a draft solicitation for a potential three-ship acquisition effort beginning in fiscal year 2019, a project that could -- according to one authoritative estimate -- cost at least $2.5 billion and comes after lawmakers voiced support for a six-ship fleet.

September 19, 2017

The National Guard may need additional funding to help finance its operations after a busy start to the 2017 hurricane season, according to the head of the National Guard Bureau.

July 11, 2017

A federal advisory panel recommends in a new report the U.S. government launch a $3.1 billion program to develop and build a fleet of four heavy icebreakers to modernize the Coast Guard's polar operational capability needed to advance strategic national interests in Arctic and Antarctic regions.

June 25, 2017

The House Appropriations Committee released a draft version of its fiscal year 2018 defense spending bill Sunday night that would boost weapons procurement by $18.6 billion above what is sought by the Trump administration and $24 billion more than what was enacted in FY-17.