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Did you know that under the current military retirement system 83 percent of enlisted servicemembers and 51 percent of officers never receive any retirement funds, unlike their civilian counterparts?  Under the proposed Military Compensation and...

ROA developing TRICARE Reserve Choice to improve RC healthcare

Stop me if you have heard this one before.  A Reservist – let’s call her Tech Sgt. Munoz – is deployed for 90 days.  During that time her son’s healthcare is provided by...

ROA opposes merger of military exchanges and commissaries; supports improving commissary efficiencies

Among its fifteen recommendations, the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Committee chartered by Congress to suggest ways...

Among its fifteen recommendations, the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Committee chartered by Congress to suggest ways to modernize the uniformed services’ compensation and retirement system, arrived at one recommendation...

Reserve Officers Association Nathan Hale Awards go to Johnson & Johnson and Huntington Ingalls Industries

CEOs to be recognized for serving the nation’s Reserve Components at the Reserve Officers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 16...

In the face of growing threats and a volatile security environment, the army – as a result of budget cuts and sequestration – is dramatically cutting back in personnel and modernization. To cope with these challenges the Army has developed five...

Military Compensation Retirement Modernization Commission (MCRMC)

Recommendation 1 for Pay and Retirement: Where is the “net pay neutral” position?

Have you heard of “blended families” as the new normal? The Military Compensation...

By unanimous vote, the first bill passed in 2015, the “Hire More Heroes Act of 2015” (H.R. 22), would facilitate the hiring of veterans by businesses eyeing the costs of healthcare coverage.

“I am honored to have been part of this historic...

Today, ROA attended a briefing to review the commission report recommendations prior to public release. Chaiman Alphonso Maldon, Jr., thanked the Military Service Organizations and Veteran Service Organizations for their input.

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Reservists from more than two-dozen countries gathered to take part in the 2014 Congress of the Interallied Confederation of Reserve Officers, known globally by the French acronym, CIOR. Now in its 66th year, this international conference plays a...

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