John Atkins http://redriverradio.org en Military Affairs Council helps Barksdale AFB weather sequestration http://redriverradio.org/post/military-affairs-council-helps-barksdale-afb-weather-sequestration <p>The liaison organization between Barksdale Air Force Base and the Shreveport-Bossier community is preparing to roll out a $100,000 scholarship program for Barksdale airmen enrolled in college programs. The Shreveport-Bossier Military Affairs Council raised the dollars in haste when it learned that the military tuition assistance program would be cut due to automatic spending cuts by Congress. The tuition assistance has since been reinstated. Tue, 23 Apr 2013 14:50:48 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 26610 at http://redriverradio.org Military Affairs Council helps Barksdale AFB weather sequestration