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  • Full Piketon Funding Passes the House of Representatives

    The Energy and Water Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2016, which contains funding for ongoing projects at the Piketon facility, passed the U.S. House of Representatives Friday with overwhelming bipartisan support. The House legislation significant...

  • The Digital Battleground

    In the 21st Century, attacks from nations like China and Russia and unsavory actors like ISIS have gone digital. Those who seek to harm U.S. interests are using increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks, compromising internet accounts and networks to...

  • Wenstrup, Portman Welcome Piketon Funding Levels

    Operations at the Piketon facility received a strong signal of support from Congress today as initial appropriations contained adequate funding levels for the fiscal year 2016. The legislation includes $213 million for ongoing Decontamination and De...

  • Pentagon Honors SSG Matt Maupin in Hallway Dedication

    The U.S. Army Reserve dedicated a corridor to the numerous acts of Army Reserve Soldiers throughout history Tuesday afternoon, including the sacrifice of SSG Matt Maupin of Clermont County. Those in attendance included Keith Maupin, Matt’s father, an...

  • Irrelevant Representation

    When President Obama declared to the nation that he had a “phone and a pen,” the message was clear: if Congress didn't act as he wanted, he would act unilaterally. This built on his choice phrase from 2011 of “We Can’t Wait,” seeking to bypass Congre...

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