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Many veterans still wait weeks for mental health care

The Department of Veterans Affairs keeps more than a third of new mental health patients waiting longer than its goal of 14 days to begin treatment, internal data show. USAToday  -  Cross-Posted at THITW:  Thousands of veterans seeking help for … Continue reading

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Veterans Day Tribute

Video: Veterans Day Tribute History of Veterans Day Veteran’s Affairs: World War I – known at the time as “The Great War” – officially ended when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919, in the Palace of … Continue reading

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Ellmers Fights for Military Benefits Being Denied During Shutdown

Video:  Ellmers Fights for Military Benefits Being Denied During Shutdown  WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Renee Ellmers (R-NC-02) released the following transcript from her speech on the House floor this morning:  Military Families Deserve Benefits During Time of Grief “There is a … Continue reading

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Unidentified US Navy Officer Sums Up Syria

Hat tip. Zero Hedge via Bad Blue/Joshua Pundit Technorati Tags: Syria,Civil War,military,war,Middle East,Obamaland,troops,Al Qaeda,Navy

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Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery

The Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA, is also known as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and has never been officially named. The Tomb of the Unknowns stands atop a hill overlooking Washington, D.C. … Continue reading

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Happy Armed Forces Day – May 18, 2013

Video:  Armed Forces Day Published on May 18, 2012 by VETS FOR ROMNEY  -  This video is to honor all of our heroes in uniform and their families. They sacrifice so much so that we may enjoy our freedoms. "This … Continue reading

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Christianity Under Fire: Christians to be Court Martialed for expressing their faith

Breitbart.com: The Pentagon has released a statement confirming that soldiers could be prosecuted for promoting their faith: "Religious proselytization is not permitted within the Department of Defense…Court martials and non-judicial punishments are decided on a case-by-case basis…”. The statement, released … Continue reading

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Photos From the Frontlines – The Dogs of War

Thursday’s Awesome Photos From The Frontlines: The Dogs Of War – Pat Dollard Mar 21, 2013 – Jake Hammer – Cross-Posted at Just One More Pet Related: Military dogs euthanized as ‘equipment’ under cruel law Slain Marine’s service dog dies.. … Continue reading

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Remembering the Military and Christmastime

The War on Christmas (and religion) verses the Spirit of Christmas Series at AskMarion – 22 The Original Military Christmas Poem Merry Christmas, My Friend By James M. Schmidt, a Marine Lance Corporal stationed in Washington, D.C., in 1986 Twas … Continue reading

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Across US, Veterans Day commemorations under way

AP Photo: Gretchen Ertl. Image: Joseph Manning, right, of Raynham, Mass., and his son Joey, 6, a Cub Scout, place U.S. flags at the graves of deceased veterans at the National Cemetery in Bourne, Mass. MSN: Three days of commemorations … Continue reading

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