Articles Tagged 'veterans'
Trump ends AMVETS speech by signing order to forgive student loan debt for disabled veterans
LOUISVILLE, Ky. —To cap his speech at the AMVETS National Convention in Louisville, President Donald Trump directed his administration to permanently forgive student loan debt… READ MORE
AOC and Trump Finally Agree
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., returned to Twitter on Wednesday night after a trip to Puerto Rico and wasted no time in ripping into Republicans… READ MORE
Trump ramps up effort to prevent veteran suicides with executive order creating task force
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday amping up efforts to prevent veteran suicide.
Veterans are 1.5 times more likely than non-veterans… READ MORE
‘Union business on the taxpayer’s dime’: Trump administration cracks down on ‘official time’ at VA
The Department of Veterans Affairs this week will stop paying employees in health care jobs for time spent on union activities as the Trump administration… READ MORE
IRS overpaid nearly $3.5 billion in Obamacare tax credits in 2017, can’t recoup money
The IRS overpaid nearly $3.5 billion in Obamacare tax credits last year that it cannot recoup because of constraints built into the program, frustrating Republicans… READ MORE
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