Veterans Affairs

Veterans Take Down Protester At Obama Speech – VIDEO

Veterans Take Down Protester At Obama Speech – VIDEO

In a surreal scene, two veterans took down a protester during President Obama‘s speech on veterans’ issues in Pittsburgh on Tuesday. The elderly protester stood up during the speech holding a sign that read “The Emperor Benghazi Has No Clothes,” when two other veterans in the audience grabbed his arms – eventually wrestling him back […]

CNN Panel Calls Out GOP Hypocrisy – VIDEO

CNN Panel Calls Out GOP Hypocrisy – VIDEO

Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump made disparaging remarks about Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) and his military service on Saturday, saying McCain “was a war hero because he was captured. I like people who weren’t captured.” The other Republican presidential hopefuls were quick to condemn his remarks, and on Sunday CNN “State of the Union” host […]

Hurtful Lindsey Graham Proposal Targets Military Retirees

Hurtful Lindsey Graham Proposal Targets Military Retirees

Conservatives love starting wars, but they have never cared about supporting the troops – all the way back to turning down Gen. George Washington’s request for food and blankets for his winter encampment at Valley Forge. Most recently, Republicans came under attack from veterans groups this March for killing a bill that would have expanded […]

George W. Bush Charged $100,000 To Speak At Veterans Event -VIDEO

George W. Bush Charged $100,000 To Speak At Veterans Event -VIDEO

ABC news is reporting that former President George W. Bush charged $100,000 to speak at a fundraiser to benefit severely wounded Iraq and Afghanistan veterans. A year earlier, he and former First Lady Laura Bush were paid $50,000 according to Helping a Hero, a charity based in Texas. Bush was also flown to the event […]

Tim McGraw Wants To Honor Veterans – So He Does Something Amazing

Tim McGraw Wants To Honor Veterans – So He Does Something Amazing

  One of the most talented, successful, and beloved country music stars has found yet another way to pay it forward. Tim McGraw will be giving away mortgage-free homes to veterans in need, and their families during his 2015 summer concert tour. McGraw talks about this decision on his website: “The return to civilian life […]

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