The Commission was chartered by Congress to assess the reserve component of the U.S. military and to recommend changes to ensure that the National Guard and other reserve components are organized, trained, equipped, compensated, and supported to best meet the needs of U.S. nat. security. Contents: Creating a Sustainable Operational Reserve; Enhancing the DoDAis Role in the Homeland; Creating a Continuum of Service: Personnel Mgmt. for an Integrated Total Force; Developing a Ready, Capable, and Available Operational Reserve; Supporting Service Members, Families, and Employers; Reforming the Organizations and Institutions That Support an Operational Reserve; and Commission for the Total Operational Force. Illus.If the president wants to call a general mobilization of the National Guard and reserves, we can follow that model. ... the Army force generation model and the Air Force air expeditionary model, then we have to do it in such a way where we can call ... aa new program to compensate or incentivize individuals . . . who are required to mobilize or deploy early or often[.] ... the Army has yet to achieve the Secretarya#39;s goal: aWe need to adjust our deployment and our dwell policies so that we getanbsp;...
|Title||:||Commission on the National Guard and Reserves: Transforming the National Guard and Reserves Into a 21st-Century Operational Force|
|Author||:||Arnold L. Punaro|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2008-10|