NGRCC Co-Chairs

Congressmen Steven Palazzo (MS-04) and Tim Walz (MN-01)

Reserve Forces Policy Review Board Releases Report on Life-Cycle Cost of Military Personnel

DOD does not know or track the “Fully Burdened” and “Life Cycle” costs of military personnel in decision-making, obscuring the true costs.

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National Guard and Reserve Caucus Chairmen Reintroduce Bill to Help Guard Members and Reservists Earn and Keep Jobs While Deployed

Feb 1, 2019 Story

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Steven Palazzo (R-MS) and Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH) have reintroduced the Reserve Component Employer Incentive, Compensation, and Relief Act of 2019 in the U.S. House of Representatives. By providing employers with a tax credit...

National Guard Caucus Welcomes Ryan as Co-Chairman

Jan 24, 2019 Story

Washington, DC - The House National Guard and Reserve Caucus today announced that Representatives Steven Palazzo (R-MS) and Tim Ryan (D-OH) will serve as Co-Chairmen of the caucus and continue bipartisan leadership during the 116th Congress. "I am proud to con...

National Governors Association Thank You Letter to Palazzo for National Guard Support

Jun 6, 2015 Story

National Governors Association sent a letter thanking Congressman Palazzo for his leadership and support in sustaining a strong National Guard in the FY16 National Defense Authorization Act.

Members of Congress Send Letter to Secretary Carter Expressing Concern for Aviation Restructure Initiative

Apr 27, 2015 Story

Members of Congress sent a letter to Secretary Carter expressing concern for Aviation Restructure Initiative (ARI) proposed by the Army in the President's FY 2016 budget.

National Guard Caucus Announces Palazzo and Walz as Co-Chairmen

Feb 4, 2015 Story

Washington, D.C.—The House National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus today announced its bipartisan leadership for the 114th Congress. Congressman Steven Palazzo (R-MS) and Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN), both National Guardsmen, will serve as the Co-Chairmen....

Governors Association Writes Letter on National Guard Reorganization

Mar 13, 2014 Story

All 50 State Governors wrote to the President to express concern over the planned reorganization of National Guard units and assets. The letter can be found at the link below. Governors_National_Guard_Letter.pdf

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