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Air Force Times
This week in Congress: McChrystal talks strategy and DOD reformsthe former head of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, to testify about ways to streaml
This week in Congress: McChrystal talks strategy and DOD reforms
Air Force Times / Posted an hour ago
the former head of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, to testify about ways to streamline and improve strategic thinking into Defense Department operations. At the same time, the special presidential envoy for operations against the Islamic State... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ashton Carter: Brexit can’t break military ‘special relationship’in NATO’s plans to stand up a 4,200-member force in Eastern Europe to counter R
Ashton Carter: Brexit can’t break military ‘special relationship’
The Washington Times / Posted 10 hours ago
in NATO’s plans to stand up a 4,200-member force in Eastern Europe to counter Russian aggression. The main task facing the Defense Department in the wake of the Brexit vote is to assist London as it transitions from being an EU member to a nation... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 hours ago
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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Air Force Times
Khobar Towers: Reflecting 20 years after the attackairmen — along with coalition members occupied the complex to fulfill their dut
Khobar Towers: Reflecting 20 years after the attack
Air Force Times / Posted 17 hours ago
airmen — along with coalition members occupied the complex to fulfill their duties for Operation Southern Watch, a Defense Department-led mission to patrol airspace during the Iraqi no-fly zone conflict. Nineteen airmen died and more than... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force rock band's contributions shouldn't be underestimated, arimen sayfor more than 70 years, Air Force Times readers noted, while acknowledging that
Air Force rock band's contributions shouldn't be underestimated, arimen say
Air Force Times / Posted 19 hours ago
for more than 70 years, Air Force Times readers noted, while acknowledging that budget cuts are affecting all areas of the Defense Department. Last week, the Arizona Republican pushed forward, introducing a plan that would limit all military... Read more
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The Maui News
New leadership, same traditions planned for Makawao Rodeo Paradeof Defense that the parade could no longer use the Maui Veterans Cemetery parki
New leadership, same traditions planned for Makawao Rodeo Parade
The Maui News / Posted 21 hours ago
of Defense that the parade could no longer use the Maui Veterans Cemetery parking lot to stage horse-riding units. The Defense Department said that the use of the parking lot by horses was not allowed under federal rules and that its continued... Read more
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Air Force Times
Legal loophole allows companies to fire military reservists who go to warbe different. Protecting service members from employment discrimination is dire
Legal loophole allows companies to fire military reservists who go to war
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
be different. Protecting service members from employment discrimination is directly linked to military readiness and the Defense Department’s ability to recruit and retain more than 800,000 part-time troops every year. The 1994 law was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation in briefPentagon next month will announce the repeal of a policy banning transgender pe
The nation in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Pentagon next month will announce the repeal of a policy banning transgender people from serving openly in the military, Defense Department officials said, moving to end what has widely been seen as one of the last barriers to service. Defense... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Pentagon set to lift transgender banweeks, leading to widespread protests, economic losses and a growing debate abo
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
weeks, leading to widespread protests, economic losses and a growing debate about equality and privacy. WASHINGTON — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S.... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWASHINGTON — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been... Read more
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The Signal
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsbearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
The Signal / Posted yesterday
bearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be "imprudent" to create a program assessing deaf people's... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Few veterans expelled under 'don't ask, don't tell' seek remedywere "aggravating factors," such as misconduct. Some were incomplete. About 65
Few veterans expelled under 'don't ask, don't tell' seek remedy
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
were "aggravating factors," such as misconduct. Some were incomplete. About 65 cases are pending among the boards. The Defense Department barred gays and lesbians from serving before "don't ask, don't tell." President Bill Clinton promised to... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Pentagon could announce reversal of ban on transgender persons in militaryWASHINGTON — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it
Pentagon could announce reversal of ban on transgender persons in military
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Deaf teacher’s quest for armed service inspires studentsObermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexa
Deaf teacher’s quest for armed service inspires students
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
Obermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexander in Frederick, Maryland. Nolan wants the Defense Department to allow deaf people to enter the armed services. (AP Photo/David Dishneau) In this May 23, 2016 photo,... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Pentagon set to lift transgender bansupport personnel work in the Pentagon. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STA
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
support personnel work in the Pentagon. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STAFF/AFP/Getty Images) WASHINGTON (CNN) — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Deaf teacher mounts quest for military servicebearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf teacher mounts quest for military service
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
bearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be “imprudent” to create a program assessing deaf people's... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Pentagon set to lift ban on transgender military serviceweeks, leading to widespread protests, economic losses and a growing debate abo
Pentagon set to lift ban on transgender military service
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
weeks, leading to widespread protests, economic losses and a growing debate about equality and privacy. WASHINGTON — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S.... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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CNN
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWashington (CNN)The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
CNN / Posted yesterday
Washington (CNN)The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Pentagon set to lift ban on transgender people serving the militaryweeks, leading to widespread protests, economic losses and a growing debate abo
Pentagon set to lift ban on transgender people serving the military
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
weeks, leading to widespread protests, economic losses and a growing debate about equality and privacy. WASHINGTON — The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S.... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week h
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week h
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week h
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week h
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not... Read more
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My EastText
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
My EastText / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week h
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Pentagon set to lift transgender banWASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week h
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban | Politics - Home By Barbara Starr and Tom LoBianco CNN The Defense Departme
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
| Politics - Home By Barbara Starr and Tom LoBianco CNN The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Pentagon set to lift transgender banThe Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the
Pentagon set to lift transgender ban
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
The Defense Department could announce as soon as this week how it will lift the ban on transgender persons serving in the U.S. military, according to several defense officials. However, the final decision, as of Friday, had not been made and... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsObermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexa
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Obermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexander in Frederick, Maryland. Nolan wants the Defense Department to allow deaf people to enter the armed services. less In this May 23, 2016 photo, Maryland School for... Read more
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The News-Times
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsObermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexa
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
Obermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexander in Frederick, Maryland. Nolan wants the Defense Department to allow deaf people to enter the armed services. less In this May 23, 2016 photo, Maryland School for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsObermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexa
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Obermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexander in Frederick, Maryland. Nolan wants the Defense Department to allow deaf people to enter the armed services. less In this May 23, 2016 photo, Maryland School for... Read more
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Boston Herald
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsbearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
bearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be "imprudent" to create a program assessing deaf people's... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsObermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexa
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Obermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexander in Frederick, Maryland. Nolan wants the Defense Department to allow deaf people to enter the armed services. less In this May 23, 2016 photo, Maryland School for... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsbearing his name - the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
bearing his name - the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be "imprudent" to create a program assessing deaf people's... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsObermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexa
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Obermiller, Blake Brewer and Kiser Holliday, and school audiologist David Alexander in Frederick, Maryland. Nolan wants the Defense Department to allow deaf people to enter the armed services. less In this May 23, 2016 photo, Maryland School for... Read more
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ABC News
Deaf Teacher's Quest for Armed Service Inspires Studentbearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf Teacher's Quest for Armed Service Inspires Student
ABC News / Posted yesterday
bearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be "imprudent" to create a program assessing deaf people's... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsHe says a hearing grandfather and great-uncle served in uniform. Nolan's quest
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted yesterday
He says a hearing grandfather and great-uncle served in uniform. Nolan's quest led last year to legislation requiring the Defense Department to study the feasibility of creating a program to demonstrate that deaf people can serve. The military... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Deaf Teacher's Quest for Armed Service Inspires Studentsbearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf Teacher's Quest for Armed Service Inspires Students
CBS Baltimore / Posted yesterday
bearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be “imprudent” to create a program assessing deaf people’s... Read more
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Air Force Times
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsbearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
bearing his name — the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be "imprudent" to create a program assessing deaf people's... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires studentsbearing his name - the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, wh
Deaf teacher's quest for armed service inspires students
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
bearing his name - the Keith Nolan Air Force Deaf Demonstration Act of 2015, which called for a demonstration program. The Defense Department declared in a report last month it would be "imprudent" to create a program assessing deaf people's... Read more
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