The Federal Eye: MILITARY


Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 02/10/2014

Hill report puts dollar figures on military retiree COLA limit

The Senate has scheduled a preliminary vote on Monday to repeal a military pension cut.

By Eric Yoder  |  03:04 PM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cost of living adjustment, military cola, military pension, military retirement

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 01/08/2014

Easier path to federal employment for military spouses?

Government to consider change that would ease federal employment for military spouses

By Lisa Rein  |  03:52 PM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MILITARY

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Military 'death gratuities' on hold until end of shutdown

The families of deceased military personnel cannot expect to receive the so-called "death gratuity" of $100,000.

By Lisa Rein  |  09:19 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  military benefits

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 12/03/2012

New report warns of high lead risk for military firing range workers

New report warns of high lead risk for military firing range workers

By Steve Vogel  |  02:20 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  lead levels in blood, military ranges, National research council report into lead exposure

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/21/2012

Health benefits for military work dogs

Military work dogs would receive life-time health benefits under identical proposals in the House and Senate.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Military dogs, Military benefits