Commissary Benefit Again Under Attack
Budget pressures on the Department of Defense caused by sequestration are leading policy makers to explore every option for cutting costs. One potential target for cuts: the commissary. There are reports that the Department has asked the Defense Commissary Agency to develop a plan to close all stateside commissaries.
TRICARE Dental Program Announces 2014 Premiums
TRICARE Dental Program recently announced premium rate changes that will go into effect February 1, 2014. Monthly premium rates will increase between 3 - 4 percent in 2014.
Military Family Readiness Council Closes Year with Recommendations
The federally mandated Military Family Readiness Council met on November 22 to deliberate on recommendations for the Secretary of Defense. Minutes and submissions for these meetings can be found on Military OneSource.