Pictures provided by Marine wife Sharon Limon show conditions inside her family's base-provided housing at Camp Pendleton, California, October 18, John Henderson, a retired colonel who is assistant secretary of the Air Force for installations, environment and energy, said he agreed that residents should have the ability to choose whether or not to pay their rent if they feel the landlord isn't giving them a safe place to live.
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Wednesday's hearing is the beginning of the Senate Armed Services Committee's efforts to address the problems. One mistake is too many," said committee chair Sen. James Inhofe, R-Oklahoma.
He noted that the privatization initiative started in the s as an effort to address housing managed by the government that was in disrepair. The spouses testified about their difficulties in getting the companies to take their complaints seriously — even as black mold was growing out of walls, floors and ceilings, and entire families were getting sick.
There was also difficulty determining who, if anyone, in the military establishment was holding the companies accountable. The families are left with no recourse.
She said the housing office at Keesler in Mississippi told her that termites in her home are to be expected because of the region. When I disputed the validity of these charges, I found no path to resolution with the housing company, Camp Pendleton, or with my husband's former command. Martha McSally, R-Ariz.
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They put you in harm's way. This is so wrong. She said the chain of command needs to be involved, be responsible "and has to be able to poke fingers in the chests of these companies and say, 'Fix it now, or you're done. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. It's primarily through the surveys, although the Army and Air Force have initiated investigations into some aspects of the housing issues.
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The U. Army released Sept. The report was directed by Army leadership in February to determine the effectiveness, responsiveness and quality of privatized housing. The Annual Secretary of the Army Energy and Water Management Awards were presented to 10 recipient organizations, garrisons and individuals in recognition of their accomplishments during fiscal year during an Aug.
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