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Obama Pulls Combat Pay for U.S. Troops
« on: October 13, 2013, 09:55:21 AM »

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Re: Obama Pulls Combat Pay for U.S. Troops
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2013, 10:18:52 AM »
So, is he going to pull jump pay (Airborne) unless you are actually jumping into combat?
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Re: Obama Pulls Combat Pay for U.S. Troops
« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2013, 10:25:28 AM »
Hmmmm......We have never gotten a letter of any kind other than an LES from MY PAY.....interesting

I'll let my husband and son read this....
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Re: Obama Pulls Combat Pay for U.S. Troops
« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2013, 02:52:42 PM »
So, is he going to pull jump pay (Airborne) unless you are actually jumping into combat?

It looks like Hazardous Duty Pay is tied directly to Hostile Fire and Imminent Danger Special Pay in how it is now defined, so yes.  (section 616)
http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr1540enr/pdf/BILLS-112hr1540enr.pdf



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