Larry Kaifesh, a Colonel in the United States Marine Corps Reserve, is Running for Congress in the 8th District in Illinois. Check out his campaign website, here.
Register to attend The “Women Veterans ROCK!” Rally & Veterans Day Celebration at The ARC Theater of Performing Arts located in Washington, DC. We’re Putting A Female Face On Veterans Day Celebrations and we invite you to join us on Veterans Day, Monday November 11, 2013. Read more here…
In Pinehurst, what had been an uncontested race between two men who had filed for the pair of open seats on the Village Council turned into a real contest when Claire Phillips decided to take the plunge after the filing deadline. While Phillips faces an uphill battle in the Nov. 5 off-year election, we heartily [...]
The last forum before Tuesday’s runoff election between the Republican hopefuls vying for a seat in Congress focused on an issue close to candidates’ hearts — the military. Dean Young is a former member of the U.S. Air Force. Young, whose father served in Vietnam, was a platoon leader and para rescue trainee. Bradley Byrne’s [...]
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard has co-sponsored a bill to improve privacy protections for Americans and rein in the National Security Administration’s (NSA) sweeping domestic surveillance programs. The USA FREEDOM Act primarily targets reforms to Section 215 of the 2001 USA PATRIOT Act, which has been widely blamed for the bulk collection of innocent Americans’ personal data. [...]
Senator Aguon Submits Testimony in Support of U.S. Senate Bill to Provide More Mental Health Care for Vets
Guam Senator Frank Aguon Jr. has submitted testimony in support of U.S. Senate Legislation that would provide additional professional and staff support for mental health treatment of veterans. The Senate bill is called the “Rural Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act,” Bill S.1155. It was introduced by Senator Jon Tester and was co-sponsored by Senator [...]
Sen. and Mrs. John McCain and Sen. and Mrs. Timothy Johnson and will serve as Honorary Co-Chairs. Boston Marathon bombing survivor Adrianne Haslet-Davis, Rep. Tammy Duckworth from Illinois and former MedStar NRH pediatric brain injury patient Delaney Saslav will be among those receiving Victory Awards® recognizing individuals who have shown exceptional strength and courage in [...]