Category Archives: guards

Will the Guard’s Capitol Hill deployment count towards GI Bill benefits?

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House lawmakers are pushing to ensure that the National Guard deployment to Capitol Hill to provide security to Congress will count towards credit for veteran education benefits. In a letter to National Guard Bureau Chief Gen. Daniel Hokanson this week, House Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chairman Mark Takano, D-Calif., and the panel’s economic opportunity subcommittee chairman […]

Prison guards living in jail and COs not allowing telework: Inside the military’s coronavirus complaints

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It was mid-March. The coronavirus pandemic was just beginning to take over American life, and the sailor was scared. Working at one of the Navy’s brigs, the sailor had been told of a plan by higher-ups that would force prison guards to move inside the wire and live in the jail. Such a contingency would […]

Prison guards living in jail and COs not allowing telework: Inside the military’s coronavirus complaints

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It was mid-March. The coronavirus pandemic was just beginning to take over American life, and the sailor was scared. Working at one of the Navy’s brigs, the sailor had been told of a plan by higher-ups that would force prison guards to move inside the wire and live in the jail. Such a contingency would […]

Prison guards living in jail and COs not allowing telework: Inside the military’s coronavirus complaints

prison-guards-living-in-jail-and-cos-not-allowing-telework:-inside-the-military’s-coronavirus-complaints

It was mid-March. The coronavirus pandemic was just beginning to take over American life, and the sailor was scared. Working at one of the Navy’s brigs, the sailor had been told of a plan by higher-ups that would force prison guards to move inside the wire and live in the jail. Such a contingency would […]