To All Members,
I am sending you a quick email to let you know about a general membership meeting planned for Saturday, March 2nd, at the GFAC on Gowen Field at approximately 1630 after drill.
We will have a short business session to review current membership status, financial reports, discuss TAG Leadership Day, a short presentation on the National Conference in Hawaii in September, and hear directly from Maj Gen Sayler regarding current issues facing the Idaho National…Continue
Added by Jeffery Aebischer on February 27, 2013 at 2:54pm — No Comments
In case you missed KTVB's story, the link is below.
Added by Noah J. Siple on February 27, 2013 at 2:23pm — No Comments
The Issue: National Guard military technicians will be furloughed due to sequestration
Immediate Action Required: Ask your senators and representative to exempt National Guard military technicians from furloughs
The Pentagon long ago exempted uniformed personnel from sequestration to limit the impact of ongoing budget debates on military…Continue
Added by Noah J. Siple on February 27, 2013 at 2:11pm — No Comments
Men and Women of the Idaho National Guard,
I want to let each of you know that I am very concerned about the potential
effects of sequestration. If elected leaders in our nation's capitol are
unable to reach an agreement by 1 March, it's clear the Department of
Defense will be seriously affected. I'm very aware that this issue is of
great concern to each of you and your families and I want to assure you that
I, my staff and our Governor take it very…
Added by Jeffery Aebischer on February 21, 2013 at 9:56pm — No Comments
Added by Noah J. Siple on January 5, 2013 at 5:28pm — No Comments
There will be an Idaho National Guard Officers Association meeting on Saturday, 3 Nov 2012 at 1630 at the Indoor Pavilion on Gowen Field. This is an open meeting for all current members and those Officers and Warrants interested in joining INGOA/NGAUS. We will have a short business meeting with a couple reports from our Officer Professional Development candidates and others that attended the NGAUS National Convention back in September. We will also be discussing our membership drive and…Continue
Added by INGOA on November 2, 2012 at 2:28pm — No Comments
Big Storm Activates Guard, Closes NGAUS
(Oct. 31) About 12,000 citizen-soldiers and airmen were on duty in 11 states Tuesday night in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, according to the National Guard Bureau.
National Guard assistance to local first responders and the Federal Emergency Management Agency included support at evacuation shelters, route clearance, search and rescue and delivery of essential equipment and supplies.
Meanwhile, the nation’s capital was returning…Continue
Added by INGOA on November 1, 2012 at 3:42pm — No Comments
The video from yesterday is HERE. Today's highlights will likely play on national media.
Added by Gary A. Daniel on September 11, 2012 at 10:39am — No Comments
Immediate Action Required: Urge your senators to support funding for modernization of the Army National Guard Black Hawk helicopter fleet
NGAUS is asking you to urge your senators to support funding for modernization of the Army National Guard Black Hawk helicopter fleet.
With more than 2,000 in service, the Army Black Hawk helicopter fleet is the largest flying fleet of all the services. The Army National Guard operates more than 815 UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters. More than 500…Continue
Added by Jeffery Aebischer on July 10, 2012 at 12:37pm — No Comments
Recent Reports Mischaracterize Guard Service and Compensation
(July 9) NGAUS released the following statement by retired Maj. Gen. Gus L. Hargett Jr., the association president:
“Last month’s report of the Defense Department’s 11th Quadrennial Review of Military Compensation, and subsequent media coverage, paints a false picture of National Guard service and compensation.
“The QRMC report correctly states that Guardsmen receive four days of military pay for a two-day,…Continue
Added by Jeffery Aebischer on July 10, 2012 at 12:33pm — No Comments
WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 1) – The National Guard Association of the United States congratulates the 116th Cavalry Brigade Combat Team of the Idaho Army National Guard as it becomes the first National Guard unit to receive the most advanced tank in the Army’s arsenal.
It is a testament to the leadership of Maj. Gen. Gary Sayler, the Idaho adjutant general, and to the expertise and skill of the soldiers of the 116th that they will receive 58 of the Abrams M1A2 System Enhancement Package…
Added by Jeffery Aebischer on June 1, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
We will hold our annual meeting on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Indoor Pavilion no Gowen Field at 1630. Our guest speaker will be MG (Ret) Lafrenz. We will also provide an update on the status of the local and national organization to include information regarding the National Convention is September. Come join us for some good information and social time!
Added by Jeffery Aebischer on May 31, 2012 at 4:59pm — No Comments
(May 22, 2012) The House Appropriations Committee approved last week the defense appropriations bill. Overall, the House bill funds the Defense Department above the president's request. Most National Guard accounts are funded at or above the requested levels. The bill includes $589 million in operations and maintenance funding to pause divestiture, retirement or transfer of any Air Force aircraft and maintain these aircraft until Congress and the Government Accountability Office review the…Continue
Added by Jeffery Aebischer on May 24, 2012 at 2:02pm — No Comments
Dear Fellow Officers and Guardsmen,
As your new president of the Idaho National Guard Officers' Association
(INGOA), I want to take a moment to address the significance of participating as a member in your local and national professional organizations. It has been said many times before and rings as true today as ever before, we are facing a critical time regarding the future of the National Guard in the light of the current fiscal environment.
Participating as a member…Continue
Added by Gary A. Daniel on April 14, 2012 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Complete Details are onlineHERE
or ckick the file to the right for 134th Schedule of Events.pdf
Added by Gary A. Daniel on March 23, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments