Promote National Security
Preserve & Enrich Freedom, Democracy & Patriotism
NGA - Exists for You!
Representing 50 States, 3 Territories and the District of Columbia
Shape the Future of the National Guard
- The National Guard Association of Vermont (NGA-VT) exists for YOU – the Soldiers and Airmen of the Vermont National Guard
- The National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS) represents all 54 States and Territories as one voice on Capitol Hill to ensure that the National Guard is funded and equipped on par with the Active Component.
- NGA-VT supports NGAUS through membership and input on priorities and issues
- NGA-VT provides professional development opportunities, scholarships, and hosts local events to promote fellowship and esprit de corps
The Issue The National Guard is and should continue to be a critical partner in developing, planning, and executing the Department of Defense strategy in cyberspace and the space domain. Recommendations Ensure the National Guard is fully resourced to support all...read more
The Issue Due to increased readiness requirements, more reserve component servicemembers are required to perform an increasing number of days of military duty and training annually. Recommendation Amend U.S.C. Title 5 to increase federal military leave from 15 to 30...read more
The Issue The law currently caps the amount of money individuals can annually contribute to one or multiple retirement accounts to $18,500. Servicemembers are therefore restricted from contributing $18,500 to each of their military and civilian retirement accounts....read more