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ASVAB Question of the Week: January 15, 2014

  • 01/15/2014 - 08:32

    Here is this week's ASVAB review question:

    Don't forget that we have all sorts of study material for the ASVAB over at!

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Finalists for Joint Light Tactical Vehicle Announced

  • 01/13/2014 - 09:16

    The three finalists have been selected for the final phase of testing for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) program, and here they are!

    The first finalist, from AM General (the maker of the original HMMWV):

    The second finalist, from Lockheed-Martin:

    And the third finalist, from Oshkosh Defense:

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Six CBO Proposals to Cut Defense Spending

  • 01/09/2014 - 10:13

    The Congressional Budget Office has proposed six different ways for the military to cut between $10 and $495 billion by 2023, but many of those cuts would be difficult or downright impossible.

    The six cuts are:

    Cap pay raises for military members. Although this could save over $24 billion by 2023, recruiting and retention would almost certainly be compromised.

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ASVAB Question of the Week: January 8, 2014

  • 01/08/2014 - 09:13

    Here's our first ASVAB Question for the 2014!

    As always, if you need help studying for the ASVAB we have tons of resources over at Good luck!

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Some Relief from Sequestration on the Horizon

  • 12/12/2013 - 10:07

    An unexpected deal struck between House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and his counterpart in the Senate, Patty Murray (D-Wash.) has restored some of the billions of dollars that were lost to the sequestration through 2015.

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