Joy Roop, of Fairfax, Va., pushes her two carts while shopping at the Fort Myer commissary in Arlington, Va. The Defense Department is moving forward with a plan to merge commissaries and other military exchanges by forming a task force to study the benefits as it attempts to sell the move to Congress.
Joy Roop, of Fairfax, Va., pushes her two carts while shopping at the Fort Myer commissary in Arlington, Va. The Defense Department is moving forward with a plan to merge commissaries and other military exchanges by forming a task force to study the benefits as it attempts to sell the move to Congress. Denis Paquin AP file, 1996
Joy Roop, of Fairfax, Va., pushes her two carts while shopping at the Fort Myer commissary in Arlington, Va. The Defense Department is moving forward with a plan to merge commissaries and other military exchanges by forming a task force to study the benefits as it attempts to sell the move to Congress. Denis Paquin AP file, 1996

The plan to merge base exchanges, commissaries moves forward as it awaits Congress' OK

May 31, 2018 10:41 AM