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Trump weighs executive order for ill veterans who served at toxic ‘black goo’ base
The order would help those vets by adding Uzbekistan to the VA’s registry of locations with known burn pit exposure.
There’s a petition calling for a ‘War on Drugs’ medal. Here are 11 other awards also worth considering
Should service members be issued a "War on Drugs" medal recognizing the role the U.S. military has played in combating global drug trafficking over past five decades? One petitioner believes...
Trump signs exec order to streamline student loan debt forgiveness for disabled vets
On Wednesday President Donald Trump signed an executive order that will make it easier for permanently disabled veterans to receive forgiveness for their student loan debt.
Most Vets Don’t Know What Mental Health Services VA Offers. So Here You Go
Roughly half of all post-9/11 veterans who may need mental health care do not seek it through the Department of … Continued
New Trump Executive Order Takes Aim At America’s Veteran Suicide Crisis
President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order this afternoon that will expand mental health coverage options for … Continued
The Air Force Says It Doesn’t Plan To Recall Retired Pilots To Fix Shortage
The Air Force says it doesn’t plan to use new authority granted by an amended executive order to recall retired … Continued
Buzz Aldrin Is The Best Part Of Trump’s Space Council Announcement
Buzz Aldrin is many things: engineer, Air Force veteran, second man on the moon and, as of June 30, comic … Continued
Do Cops Need More Heavy Soldier Gear? Some Lawmakers Say Yes
Your local law enforcement agencies could have tracked armor, .50 caliber machine guns, and bayonets soon. In theory, at least. … Continued
The Pentagon Is Making A List of Iraqis Who Should Be Exempt From Travel Ban
The Pentagon is compiling a list of Iraqi citizens who have worked with the U.S. military and recommending that they … Continued
Troops Could See An Even Bigger Pay Raise Than Expected In January
Troops still have a chance in December to receive their highest pay raise in years, even if Congress goes ahead … Continued