Marine Corps vet Michael Owens vows to be a “strong progressive voice,” in Democratic primary bid to beat David Scott in Georgia. Read more here.
Warren Christopher, retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, is a Democrat Running for Congress in Maryland’s 4th District.
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Gordon James Klingenschmitt, PhD (aka “Dr. Chaps”), is a candidate for the Colorado General Assembly, for State Representative for House District 15. He earned his PhD in Theology at Regent University, and also holds Doctor of Divinity, M.B.A., M.Div, and B.S. Political Science degrees. A graduate of the Air Force Academy, he is now a [...]
A Navy veteran in Congress proposes protecting defense spending with an ambitious plan for cutting federal entitlements — including military retired pay. Read more here.
An Army veteran is seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Rep. Glenn Thompson in the state’s 5th Congressional District. Thomas Tarantella, a Clarion County native, announced his candidacy in a press release issued Tuesday. Read more here.
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A few days after the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s death, Jack Schlossberg, Kennedy’s grandson (the 20-year-old Yale student is Caroline Kennedy’s son), presented the annual John F. Kennedy New Frontier Awards during a ceremony Tuesday at the Institute of Politics at Harvard. This year’s recipients are US Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii), one of the [...]
Seth Lynn, who helps train veterans to run for political office through workshops and fellowships at George Washington University, said military success might lead some veterans to enter races that, in the end, just aren’t winnable. “There are a lot of people who succeed in the military and have done so against great odds,” Lynn [...]
U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., is back on her home turf campaigning for Lt. Col. Mark Takai, a Hawaii state representative and member of the Hawaii Army National Guard, in his bid for Congressional District 1. Read more here
ATERLOO (KWWL) – A veteran of the Iraq War is running for Iowa legislature. Nathan Bolton announced his candidacy this week for the Republican Party’s nomination to serve as the candidate for District 61 of the Iowa House of Representatives, located in Waterloo. Bolton is from the Cedar Valley and served with the Marines. Read [...]