Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told most of the Department of Defense' furloughed employees to return to work Monday.
Some of the employees who would be out of work were already furloughed earlier this year because of sequestration.
A bill in Congress would prevent top military commanders from handling cases that involve their subordinates.
Senator Richard Lugar received the Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service for his work on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons.
The study urges the military to make infusions of calories and protein part of standard care in the immediate aftermath of injury.
Sixty new jobs are coming to Bloomington by 2013.