AUSN

FALL 2018

Navy magazine is distributed on Capitol Hill,the Pentagon and naval bases around the world. It provides information that impacts Sailors, their families and the Navy. Navy is published quarterly by the Association of the United States Navy (AUSN).

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Vision and Mission The Association of the United States Navy (AUSN) is the professional association for Sailors. We are the leading voice for America's Sailors and the premier advocate for a strong Navy. AUSN advances the interests of all members of the Navy community. Editorial Sta Daniel P. Taylor, Editor dan.taylor@ausn.org Marlece Lusk, Art Director marlece.lusk@ausn.org AUSN Sta RADM Christopher Cole, USN (Ret.), National Executive Director Brian B. Bauman, Director of Membership and Marketing Bradley Carlson, Director of Development Leah Gibbs, Executive Assistant Kathryn Moats, Membership Assistant Shakira Segundo, Chief Financial O•cer Heidi Weller, Director of HR and Operations Daniel P. Taylor, Director of Communications and Legislative A•airs Military & Veterans Bene†ts Support: CAPT Marylynn Marrese, USN (Ret.) MMCM(SS/AW) Michael Niblack, USN (Ret.) Government Relations Fellows: John Hummel and Zoe Taylor Navy (ISSN 0162-2129), authorized under PSM, Section 132.22, published quarterly by the Association of the United States Navy, is a magazine devoted to the professional interests of the members of the Association of the United States Navy. Editorial and Executive O•ces; 3601 Eisenhower Avenue, Suite 110, Alexandria, Virginia 22304. Telephone: (703) 548-5800. Periodicals postage paid at Alexandria, VA, and other mailing o•ces. Articles and letters appearing in Navy do not necessarily re›ect the opinions of the Executive Committee of the Association of the United States Navy or the Editor nor are they necessarily to be interpreted as o•cial policy of the United States Navy or the Association of the United States Navy. Rates: Subscription cost for Navy is covered by membership in the Association of the United States Navy. Membership is open to all dues paying individuals. Subscription price is $30 domestic. Single copy is $7.50. Eligible non-members are not entitled to subscription rates. Photos or articles may be reproduced, providing credit is given to the Association of the United States Navy. Postmaster: Send change of address to the Association of the United States Navy, 3601 Eisenhower Avenue, Suite 110, Alexandria, Virginia 22304. Printed in the USA. D E P A R T M E N T S 10 Membership Update: AUSN Membership and the Future 12 AUSN Legislation Hub: - Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act - Burn Pits Accountability Act - John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act 38 Region Updates: Join a Chapter! 43 Reunions C O L U M N S 3 National Executive Director: Eight O'Clock Report By RADM Christopher Cole, USN (Ret.) 5 From the Board: Flag Bridge By VADM Lou Crenshaw, USN (Ret.) 6 From the National President: View from the Bridge By LCDR David M. Bradley, USN (Ret.) 8 Safe Harbor: 'Truly Still Here' By Daniel Taylor 26 Guest Column: Help Wounded Warrior Families By Sarah E. Dautel 28 Guest Column: Veterans - Know Your Rights! By CAPT Marylynn Marrese 30 Navy Times Op-Ed: Do What's Right for Our Blue Water Vietnam Veterans By RADM Christopher Cole, USN (Ret.) 32 Education for Veterans: Making the "Right" Choice 34 USAA Insurance Advice: Tricare Dental for Retirees is Ending 42 Guest Column: A New Role to Play By William Wagasy Navy Magazine 2 Navy | Fall 2018

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