Articles Tagged 'veterans'
Vice President Pence honors veterans by cleaning Vietnam memorial
WASHINGTON — Vice President Pence’s work glove quickly soaked through with water as he scrubbed the names etched in the black granite walls of the…READ MORE
Democratic Council tears down memorial, Town rebuilds it ‘This is our Flag’
A Washington town took action after a roadside memorial honoring veterans was removed by county road crews.
The “years-old display” of American and POW flags…READ MORE
House votes to ban VA medical tests on dogs
The House voted Wednesday to ban all Department of Veterans Affairs medical testing that causes pain to dogs, language that is now part of a…READ MORE
Georgia veterans upset after HOA limits display of American flags
Veterans are fighting to display American flags outside their homes in a Georgia community after their homeowners association told them flags could only be displayed…READ MORE
Medical Marijuana and the PTSD Veteran
It is a topic of debate, but probably not as much debate as it should be.
Medical Marijuana is a growing trend in the United…READ MORE
Facebook post on VA treatment of patients causes uproar
DURHAM, N.C. – A former Marine and his wife say the scene inside a Veterans Administration hospital in Durham, North Carolina, was so shocking that…READ MORE
Army vet faces trial for posting flags at VA site, Sessions asked to intervene
A 74-year-old U.S. Army veteran is set to go on trial next month for the ‘crime’ of posting two American flags on the fence of…READ MORE
Get Over It: WH to WWII Vets on Pearl Harbor Attack
White House press secretary Josh Earnest said Monday that it’s natural for World War II veterans to feel “personally embittered” by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo…READ MORE
Veterans protest flag removal at Hampshire College
Amherst, Mass. (WWLP) – At least one thousand veterans gathered in Amherst this afternoon to protest the removal of the American flag at Hampshire College.…READ MORE
Hundreds of veterans died waiting for care at Phoenix VA hospital, watchdog report finds
More than 200 veterans have died while waiting for medical care at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix, two years after the facility…READ MORE