1st Lt. Cameron Whitlow (right) and Staff Sgt. Dustin Campbell (left) of the 186th Engineer Company, 877th Engineer Battalion, Alabama Army National Guard, discuss project plans with Capt. Banika of the Romanian army during Operation Resolute Castle 2015, last month in Cincu, Romania.
The 137th General Conference & Exhibition will be held Sept. 10-13, 2015 in Nashville, Tenn. Come join Pentagon leaders, fellow Guardsmen, family members, industry partners and more for a few days of fun and, of course, great music. #NGAUS2015
Congress is now on recess, but returns to the capital Sept. 8. It will likely be unable to pass a budget before the end of the month, so a continuing resolution is almost certain. A year-long CR would provide the Pentagon with $35 billion less than it requested. | More
Legislation that would allow GI Bill benefits to be used for small-business grants has drawn criticism from some veterans groups who believe it confuses the purpose of the program. | More
The August edition tells the story about how the Air Guard has an increasing role in remotely piloted aircraft. The magazine also includes a conversation with Maj. Gen. Glenn H. Curtis, the AGAUS president, and provides travel tips and news on the final plans for next month's NGAUS conference. | Preview story | Digital Edition