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We Want to Hear Your Family’s Stories From World War I 

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 20:30:04 GMT
We’re asking readers to tell us about their family members who served during World War I.

Did Hell Freeze Over? My Republican Dad Is Voting for a Democrat 

Fri, 12 Oct 2018 14:45:03 GMT
He’s casting his ballot for Jon Tester, who is less of a cookie-cutter Democrat and more of a Bull Moose wild card, “a Montanan who understands Montana.”


Author: By SARAH VOWELL

Democrats Are Ignoring One Key Voting Group: Veterans 

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 09:00:02 GMT
Democrats have a rare opportunity to gain a foothold against the Republican Party. If they come up short, it may be in part because of a failure to pursue veterans.


Author: By JASPER CRAVEN

Jason Kander Withdraws From Kansas City Mayoral Race, Citing PTSD 

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 21:17:15 GMT
“Instead of dealing with these issues, I’ve always tried to find a way around them,” Mr. Kander wrote on Facebook.


Author: By DAVE PHILIPPS

‘I’d Trade It All In to Be With My Brother and Friends Again.’ 

Mon, 01 Oct 2018 23:56:42 GMT
An Army veteran responded to readers’ comments about the lessons he learned deploying in Afghanistan and Iraq after losing his brother in 9/11.


Author: By JOE QUINN

Leonard Boswell, Veterans’ Champion in the House, Dies at 84 

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 21:28:55 GMT
A former career Army officer who saw combat in Vietnam, he sponsored a veterans suicide-prevention act. As a farmer, he focused on agricultural issues.


Author: By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Infighting. Political Brawling. The New V.A. Secretary Is Inheriting a Mess 

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 23:46:59 GMT
Sworn in Monday, Robert L. Wilkie inherits a headquarters divided by months of purges and political infighting.


Author: By DAVE PHILIPPS

War Stories We’ve Been Missing for 50 Years 

Sat, 28 Jul 2018 18:30:15 GMT
The Vietnam War altered life for so many in two countries, but Americans know very little about their old enemy.


Author: By RAUL ROMAN

Moral Lessons From the Crucible of the Sea 

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 23:34:23 GMT
Could I have survived what the men of the Indianapolis experienced?


Author: By DOUG STANTON

V.A. Shuns Medical Marijuana, Leaving Vets to Improvise 

Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:00:11 GMT
Limited by federal law, the veterans’ health system can’t study the benefits of cannabis or prescribe it to patients. Nearly a million veterans may be using it anyway.


Author: By DAVE PHILIPPS

     
 

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