Trump Administration announces decline in Veteran homelessness

Number of homeless Veterans drops 5.4% since last year and by nearly half since 2010

$145M border wall contract awarded in parts of TX , Construction starts Feb. 2019

Border wall in Texas to start in February 2019. $145M contract

U.S. now world’s top crude oil producer, says Energy Department

U.S. oil production up, bypasses Russia and Saudi Arabit

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation settles $27.45 Million of Air Force overbilling claims

Northrop Grumman agreed to pay millions to settle criminal and civil investigations into the fraudulent overbilling of the U.S. Air Force.

Federal Government Announces More Than $1.1 Million in Grants to Help Bats

​Four grants awarded to test strategies to stop white-nose syndrome from devastating bat populations in Alabama and across North America On the eve of Halloween,...

USDA Funding Increase for Education, Workforce Training and Health Care Opportunities in Rural Communities

Investments will help more than 4.5 million rural Americans Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has announced that USDA is awarding grants for 128 projects to increase access...

VA amends regulations on VA pension and other needs-based programs

VA amends regulations on VA pension and other needs-based programs

Civil rights icon, A.P. Tureaud Sr., home added to network of U.S. historical sites

The home of New Orleans lawyer and civil rights activist Alexander Pierre “A.P.” Tureaud Sr. was added to a new network of sites honoring African-Americans’ struggle for equal rights in the United States.

Civil War Era Site Camp Nelson Designated as a National Monument

Secretary Zinke celebrates designation with Camp Nelson family and activists U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke applauded President Donald J. Trump’s designation of Kentucky’s Camp...

VA joins Military Spouse Employment Partnership

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) Board of Veterans’ Appeals (BVA) announced Monday that it is advancing employment opportunities for military spouses by joining the...