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Eliminate Operational Readiness Inspections (ORI)

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The ORI process is an incredible waste of time and resources. Military units have been tasked for real wars for the last 10 years and regular training deployments for much longer. No matter what, they still have to undergo an Inspector General (IG) inspection every 3 years to prove they can deploy in a real world situation. The issue is that no unit ever deploys for an actual contingency operation the way they are graded... more »

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Combine Air National Guard and Air Force Reserves

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I suggest you merge the air force reserve component and air national guard under a single unified command structure - does away with two independent chains of command and would significantly reduce the overhead - offsets could be given to the active Air Force since they presently cannot meet their taskings at current manning levels. The army national guard in each state and territory has proven it can sufficiently provide... more »

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Revamp Military Allocations

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Completely absorb needed units of guard and reserve that are needed for current operations. This would save time and processing disability and medical claims.

 

Units that are under state governors control should not receive direct DoD funding. If states want to hold an ownship position allow them to fund.

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