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Find out what's going on in MOAA headquarters by reading recent press releases, or dig into the archives to find something you might have missed!

MOAA Recognizes Caregivers and Elizabeth Dole at Awards Gala

October 29, 2014
General John H. Tilelli Jr., USA (Ret), outgoing chair of MOAA’s board of directors, and MOAA President Vice Adm. Norbert R. Ryan Jr., USN (Ret), proudly presented Tuesday evening the MOAA Military Family National Service Award to former Sen. Elizabeth Dole and several Community Heroes Awards to eight groups and individuals who have exemplified selfless service to the wounded military and veterans’ populations.

2014 Annual Meeting

October 29, 2014
MOAA's annual meeting was a host of signature events, including a career fair, Community Heroes Award Night, and the annual meeting of the membership. Check here for a summary of these events.

MOAA Makes It Eight

October 22, 2014
The political newspaper, The Hill, has named MOAA one of the top lobbying associations in Washington, D.C., for the eighth consecutive year.

Military Officers Association of America hosts Military Spouse Symposium “Keeping a Career on the Move®” September 17th at Camp Lejeune

September 15, 2014
Military spouses, servicemembers, and veterans are invited to attend the free 2014 Military Spouse Symposium “Keeping a Career on the Move®,” at Camp Lejeune, N.C., hosted by MOAA.

MOAA Maryland Council of Chapters hosts Congressional Luncheon on Capitol Hill

September 11, 2014
Vice Adm. Norb Ryan, USN (Ret), president of MOAA, joined more than 70 attendees, including Sen. Benjamin Cardin and six other members of the Maryland congressional delegation at the annual Maryland Council of Chapters MOAA Congressional Luncheon, Thursday, Sept. 11, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. to thank the members for their leadership and support of issues facing veterans, military retirees, and those currently serving and their families.

Deputy VA Secretary and Director of Defense Health Agency will speak at 2014 Warrior-Family Symposium Sept. 10 in Washington, D.C.

September 8, 2014
Sloan Gibson, VA deputy secretary, and Lt Gen Douglas Robb, Director, Defense Health Agency, will speak at the 2014 Warrior-Family Symposium (WFS) on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C.

MOAA warns 1% pay cap sends bad message to troops

September 2, 2014
MOAA strongly objects to the Administration’s proposal to again cap military pay below private sector pay growth.

President Signs Historic Vets’ Care Bill

August 7, 2014
Retired Navy Vice Adm. Norb Ryan, president of MOAA, participated in a ceremony with service men and women, lawmakers and other military and veterans’ group representatives to witness President Obama sign into law historic legislation to overhaul the VA health care system.   

2014 Warrior-Family Symposium Focuses on Transitioning Forward

July 22, 2014
The 2014 Warrior-Family Symposium (WFS) is Wednesday, Sept. 10, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. The event, “Transitioning Forward: Warriors, Military Families and Civilian Communities,” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., (registration opens at 7:30 a.m.) and cohosted by the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA). USAA is the Executive Sponsor of the event.

Pay Commission: DOD was wrong about Personnel Costs

July 10, 2014
MOAA said The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission interim report released July 3 validated MOAA's analysis that military personnel costs have remained steady at about 30 percent of the defense budget.