UnReserved - ROA's Blog

This week, ROA members took to the stump in Indiana to support momentum on the Jacob Sexton Military Suicide Prevention Act of 2014. Colonel Jim Sweeney, USMC, ROA's National Naval Services Vice President appeared with the bill's author, Senator...

By Scott Flaherty

With Memorial Day approaching, the time is ripe for employers to bone up on their duties under federal laws that affect the employment of U.S. military veterans returning from active service.

The Uniformed...

The United States District Court for the District of Colorado has approved an unprecedented settlement in a class action lawsuit filed against United Airlines (UAL) by more than 1,000 of its pilots serving in the Reserve & Guard. On May 19,...

Ahead of the Senate Armed Services Committee consideration of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2015, ROA this week endorsed U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly’s bipartisan Jacob Sexton Military Suicide Prevention Act of 2014....

The Reserve Officers Association (ROA) today joined lawmakers in voicing objections to the deactivation of the A-10 fighter. Speaking for a community of 1.1 million Reservists nationwide, ROA pledged support for those efforts to continue funding...

Reserve Officers Association’s Department of Texas recognized the Special Operations Detachment –Africa (Airborne) as the Unit of the Year (small unit category).  This prestigious award selected the SOD-A amongst all Army Reserve Component units...

This past weekend, ROA's Department of Florida, made history when it selected Senior Master Sergeant Shane P. Smith & Master Sergeant Marian C. Smith, USAFR to lead the department's Air Force section.

With Shane serving as Air Force...

ROA testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee in a hearing on “Access to Justice for Those Who Serve”

By Jenny Swigoda
ROA, Content Manager
posted on Thursday, March 27

Speaking before the Senate Judiciary...

ROA Delivered Testimony Before the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel Today

By Jenny Swigoda
ROA, Content Manager
Published on Wednesday, March 26

On the heels of the release of the President’s Budget and...

Amid ongoing budget battles and strategy scrutiny the Department of Defense made more waves this week by introducing proposals for dramatic change in the military retirement system. In a white paper submitted to the Military Compensation and...

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