To better ensure the future of the many canine heroes who have been invaluable as bomb detectors or otherwise served in Iraq and Afghanistan, champions in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate sponsored the Canine Members of the Armed Forces Act to improve current laws on the return of military working dogs.
As a veteran organizer in Florida, representing more than 1.7 million veterans—of which 200,000 served in Iraq/Afghanistan—I know firsthand that Florida veterans believe that President Obama has kept an important promise to end the ... Read Post
At least a dozen newly elected members of the U.S. House of Representatives are veterans, a record number of whom served in Iraq and Afghanistan. There are 26 veterans currently serving in the U.S. Senate. That number will fall to..... Read Post
On Veterans Day, we remember the dedicated men and women who have served our country. But we also shouldn’t forget man’s best friend, who serves faithfully alongside our troops, helping to safeguard military bases and activities, de... Read Post