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SDF News Update

GEORGIA – Three pieces of news   MARYLAND – SB13 (Reclassifcation of State Militia,repealing specified authorization and requirements relating to organizational commanders, etc.) Bill dies in House – Link   SOUTH CAROLINA – Five news pieces:

Virginia SDF News Update

– Virginia Defense Force supports return of 29th Infantry Division – Virginia Defense Force trains with Virginia National Guard on Tactical Communications Packages – Virginia Defense Force provides operations center augmentation at Virginia Emergency Operations Center – Virginia Defense Force…

Hangout with NYG PAO Mark Getman

Our latest episode of Hangout with a Expert has been released.  In this episode we sit down with Captain Mark Getman, Public Affairs Officer of the New York Guard (State Defense Force), and discuss the latest missions and direction of the force.…

Revised NGB policy with SDF’s

The National Guard Bureau recently revised the 2011 National Guard Regulation 10-4 which specifies the “National Guard Interaction with State Defense Forces.”.  The policy change is good news for State Defense Force soldiers as it allows the National Guard to…

New legislation to protect NYG troops

Recently new legislation has been introduced and processed by the New York City Council which would prohibit any discrimination against members of the Armed Forces of the State of New York.  Specifically the legislation mentions those in The United States Army,…