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US Army names first civilian chief information officer

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army has named Raj Iyer to be its new chief information officer after the service split the CIO/G-6 office over the summer, deputy Army CIO Greg Garcia announced Tuesday. Iyer, who will be the first civilian to serve as the Army’s CIO, was introduced on an AFCEA Belvoir webinar by Garcia. […]

Governor names Manke new leader of Minnesota National Guard

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — A new leader is taking over command of the Minnesota National Guard. Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday announced his appointment of Brig. Gen. Shawn Manke as Minnesota’s next adjutant general. Manke succeeds Lt. Gen. Jon Jensen, who recently assumed his new role as director of the Army National Guard. Walz, who […]

Governor names Manke new leader of Minnesota National Guard

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — A new leader is taking over command of the Minnesota National Guard. Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday announced his appointment of Brig. Gen. Shawn Manke as Minnesota’s next adjutant general. Manke succeeds Lt. Gen. Jon Jensen, who recently assumed his new role as director of the Army National Guard. Walz, who […]

Here are the names of the Marine killed and those presumed dead after Corps AAV accident

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A Marine Corps amphibious assault vehicle accident off the coast of Southern California killed one Marine on Thursday led to an “extensive 40-hour” ocean search for seven missing Marines and one sailor. That weekend search and rescue operation was called off late Saturday night California time, and the missing service members were presumed dead as […]

VA names new acting chief of staff, filling another leadership vacancy

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Veterans Affairs officials announced Friday that the department’s top congressional liaison will also serve as acting chief of staff, filling another of VA’s most senior leadership vacancies. Brooks Tucker, who currently works as assistant secretary for the Office of Congressional and Legislative Affairs, will serve in both that role and the chief of staff post. […]

VA names new acting chief of staff, filling another leadership vacancy

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Veterans Affairs officials announced Friday that the department’s top congressional liaison will also serve as acting chief of staff, filling another of VA’s most senior leadership vacancies. Brooks Tucker, who currently works as assistant secretary for the Office of Congressional and Legislative Affairs, will serve in both that role and the chief of staff post. […]