The House passed a bill on cost-of-living increases in veterans benefits for 2021.
Some service members in Japan saw a welcome surprise in their paychecks Wednesday.
The 2020 military retiree, VA disability and social security pay increase is smaller than the one received in 2019.
Fewer troops will receive a cost-of-living-adjustment (COLA) payment stateside in 2019
A cost-of-living survey that's about to do the rounds at bases in Japan could impact allowances that were slashed earlier.
The news provoked a flurry of negative comments from servicemembers and their families.
Approximately 7,000 fewer servicemembers will be eligible for the pay in 2018.
The survey focuses on their experiences with military health care and preferences for family planning and contraception.
Sara Faulkner had the "it" factor as the first woman to graduate from the Coast Guard's helicopter rescue swimmer school.
Both decorated former U.S. service members, they were found guilty of conspiracy, trafficking in illegal arms and terrorism.
Discrimination, conscious or not, often starts during maternity leave.
The remains will be transported to Dover Air Force Base for preparation for burial.