Augusta VA manager jailed after violating bond

...in Augusta for ensuring that all veterans awaiting approval for medical care outside the VA were properly handled.The undersecretary for health at the VA issued a memorandum to all VA medical centers to have every unresolved consult for outside medical...

Military announces plan to lift transgender ban

...training to ease any transition, and senior leaders believed six months would be sufficient.Carter asked his personnel undersecretary, Brad Carson, to lead the working group of senior military and civilian leaders to take an objective look at the issue...

Augusta VA supervisor accused of ordering falsified records

...responsible for ensuring that more than 2,700 veterans awaiting approval for care outside the VA were properly handled.The undersecretary for health at the VA issued a memorandum to VA medical centers nationwide to have all unresolved consults for outside medical...

New Balance says military slow to deliver on promise to outfit recruits in US-made sneakers

...Worldwide, Sau co ny's parent company. "The wheels of government tend to move slowly."Frank Kendall, the department's undersecretary for acquisitions, said in a March letter to Tsongas that the tests are being done one shoe type at a time because of a...

Ferret out government's rsum rats

I believe that Michael Brown, undersecretary of Homeland Security for emergency preparedness and response, has done the country a favor. Now that everyone is dying to know...

Muslims moderate?

The international firestorm set off earlier this month by a deputy undersecretary of defense's comments that Muslims don't worship a "real God" just won't go away. President George W. Bush had to distance...

Eizenstat to lead global warming delegation

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- President Clinton has asked Stuart Eizenstat, undersecretary of state for business and economic affairs, to lead the U.S. delegation to negotiations in Japan for a global warming treaty...

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SRS cutbacks may get worse before they get better

...missions and maybe new jobs knocking on the door, Energy Undersecretary Tom Grumbly told hopeful community leaders Friday. "I...unfortunate, won't be a liability for the plant, the undersecretary assured. "Savannah River is going to be the site of choice...

SRS will continue nuclear work

...last interviews before his April 4 resignation, Energy Undersecretary Tom Grumbly also cautioned against the partisanship that...for not having been clear enough about downsizing." The undersecretary has been very easy to work with because of his understanding...

Former official should keep his 'honorable'

Dear Carson: We are in the midst of addressing wedding invitations. One of our guests served as an undersecretary to President Reagan. We understand that the outer envelope should read, "The Honorable and Mrs. Name." What about the inner...

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