$20,000 Bonus For Quick Enlist
The U.S. Army's Recruiting Command announced recently a $20,000 "quick-ship" bonus for aspiring recruits. The bonus applies to new recruits with no prior military service who enlist for at least two years active duty in America's Army. They must agree to report to basic training within 30 days of enlistment.
$10K Long Drive Championship
Golfers are driving for dough at more than two dozen Army installations during the 2007 Military Long Drive Championships presented by Cadbury Schweppes. One big hitter will walk off with $10,000 and bragging rights as the 2007 Military Long-Driver.
Benefits for Guard and Reserve members ordered to active service in support of contingency operations and certain other operations.
Amid reports the Bush administration may be about to slap a 'terrorist' designation on at least part of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps, a top U.S. General in Iraq comments about weapons being found in Iraq that have links to Iran. (Aug. 15)