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Lipstick on an earmark

...earmark."Some of the fattest pork was found at the Department of Defense, where hundreds of millions of dollars are spent...duplicated at other agencies."The business of the Department of Defense is not to fund health programs or research ? that's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-17/lipstick-earmark
Top cyber words for 2015

...in consultation with the attorney general and secretary of state (but not directors of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense, the National Security Agency or Cyber Command).An early ruling on this definition will make the difference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-15/top-cyber-words-
Private businesses and vendors required to get background check for Fort Gordon access

...policies at the military installation.Fort Gordon announced Thursday that businesses and vendors who are not Department of Defense personnel or contractors will be required to get background checks in coming weeks, according to a news release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-19/private-businesses-and-vendo
Fort Gordon pilot bus service attracting fewer riders than expected in first months

...Brainard avenues on post.The bus enters Fort Gordon at Gate 1 at Jimmie Dyess Parkway where riders must have a Department of Defense identification card to stay onboard. Riders with a driver's license must get a pass at the visitor's center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-19/fort-gordon-pilot-bus-servic
Fort Gordon soldiers to leave West Africa as Ebola mission ends

...Tactical will be withdrawn along with almost all the American troops deployed to fight the deadly disease. The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that nearly all of the remaining 1,300 troops in West Africa will return by the end of April...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-11/fort-gordon-soldiers-leave-w
Georgia communities tout veterans in workforce sales pitch

...research and that also, some of those innovations will result in spinoffs that create jobs.One day, the U.S. Department of Defense will initiate a new round of base closings. Clark notes that there's no foolproof way to keep a local installation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-26/georgia-communities-tout-vet
Former Augustan's nonprofit helps bring missing servicemen home; touts impact of education he received in Augusta

...some of the bloodiest engagements of World War II.If Scannon and his team find a wreck, they report it to the Department of Defense and JPAC, which can recover remains and notify surviving relatives.Through his work, soldiers classified as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-30/former-augustans-nonprofi
Security changes for Fort Gordon visitors coming in spring

...In November, the Army announced changes that will limit public access to its installations. Visitors without a Department of Defense identification card will be required to undergo a background check or have an authorized escort while on the post...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-13/security-changes-fort-gordon-
Fort Gordon club opens grants and scholarships programs

...area and either a military dependent with a valid Department of Defense identification card or the dependent of a current...accredited college or university as well a valid Department of Defense identification card.Submissions for grants and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-14/fort-gordon-club-opens-grant
Burton Kunkel

...served in the United States Army and in the Naval Reserves. He then spent 38 years as a civilian employee for the Department of Defense, where he received numerous certificates the Sustained Superior Performance. While living in New Jersey, Burton...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173446896