What Are the Powers and Responsibilities of Congress?
Most people know Congress represents the Legislative Branch of the federal government, but what are the specific powers and duties of Congress?
New Poster Highlights How Efforts for Sage Grouse Have Come Full Circle
By Heather Emmons, NRCS Nevada Check out NRCS’ new Healthy Sagebrush Communities digital poster, which explores the unique sagebrush ecosystem and how ranchers are working to restore and protect these native rangelands. Download here We’ve all heard the saying: what’s good for the goose is good for the gander – meaning, what’s good for one is good for another. In the sagebrush country of the West, that sentiment has rung true for another feathered friend: the greater sage-grouse . But this time we say, “what’s good for the bird is good for the herd.” Sagebrush country is composed of large, intact and mostly treeless landscapes with sagebrush, native grasses and wildflowers. This working landscape is one of the most imperiled in the United States. At one time, it spread over 240,000 square…
11 Money-Saving Grocery Shopping Tips
Study of the USDA told that if you are a family of four people, the monthly average costs around $568 and if you are the kind of family who has high budget then it exceeds to $1,293.
Army Corps of Engineers Mat Sinking Unit Operations
On the Mississippi River in New Orleans.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Retirement Age Calculator
This page describes how the full retirement age to receive Social Security benefits is increasing.
Why are Drugs So Hard To Quit
Quitting drugs is hard because addiction is a brain disease. Your brain is like a control tower that sends out signals to direct your actions and choices. Ad...
Naval Air Forces Visits Training Wing
By Vice Adm. Mike Shoemaker Commander, Naval Air Forces I continue to be impressed by the young men
10 Tips for the Beginner Kayak Fisherman
New to kayak fishing? Check out the top 10 tips for the beginner kayak fisherman.
General Messages Weekly Round-up « Coast Guard All Hands
This ALCOAST announces a major update to the Reserve Individual Training Plan (ITP). This ALCOAST also details roles and responsibilities of Reserve Force Readiness System (RFRS) staff elements at all Service echelons. The CGR-TMS will align training expectations with service requirements and allow the Office of Reserve Affairs, Commandant (CG-131), to accurately project Fiscal Year (FY) C-School demands in alignment with REF (A), target priority attendees to efficiently administer Reserve Training (RT) in accordance with REF (B), and communicate progress towards training and readiness expectations to individual reservists. The goal of the CGR-TMS is to increase Coast Guard Reserve Force capabilities in support of the Deputy Commandant of Operations annual Strategic Planning Directive and career progression…