By Luke Bolar, Office for U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.)
U.S. Senator David Vitter and Congressman John Fleming, M.D., released the following statement about the U.S. Army’s announcement that force restructuring will result in a minimal force reduction at Fort Polk:
By Kim Reischling, U.S. Army JRTC at Fort Polk Public Affairs Office
The Army announced today its force structure and stationing decisions associated with the active component end-strength reduction of 80,000 Soldiers to 490,000 -- a 14 percent reduction across the force -- by 2017.
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The day was surely a homecoming to remember for Lady Tiger great Lolo Jones as she stepped onto Jim Duncan Track for the first round of qualifying in the women’s 100-meter hurdles and raced to a new seasonal best and Drake Stadium record