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Obama: Make Injured Vets Pay For Treatment

  The hypocrisy of the Obama Administration has now reached a new low.  On Tuesday, Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinsheki confirmed to a Senate Committee a plan by the Obama Administration which will require veterans to pay for treatment of service related injuries with private health insurance.  Although the plan had not been announced publicly, veterans groups had caught wind…

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Oprah Visits Troops At Walter Reed

I would have expected an anti-war political rant from Oprah, but I was unexpectedly surprised by the honest and straightforward broadcast of her visit to Walter Reed.  There are eleven segments posted and I encourage you to take the time to view them all.  Ms. Winfrey should be saluted for her compassion and sincerity in broadcasting the stories of these…

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Honoring America’s Veterans November 11, 2008

As we honor American Veterans on Tuesday November 11, let’s give thanks to all of those who have worn the uniform of the American serviceman. Toby Keith captures the essence of these men and women in his song American Soldier:

“American Soldier” I’m just trying to be a father,

Raise a daughter and a son,

Be a lover to their…

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Nathan Bech Launches Campaign for Congress

(If you an make an event please do so. – promoted by EaBo Clipper) Nathan Bech (R), 33 a native of West Springfield, Massachusetts will announce Monday May 19th his bid for United States Representative in the Massachusetts 1st Congressional District.  Bech will be the 18th Iraq Veteran to seek a seat in congress this year. Bech is a veteran…

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Veterans Funding Remains Hijacked

Congressional Democrats Have Hijacked the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Funding Our Troops and Veterans Are Being Used as Pawns to Further The Democrat Agenda While 8 Million Veterans Wait on Speaker Pelosi for

$37B in Promised VA Benefits
Congress Goes on Thanksgiving Recess Congressman John Tierney Remains Silent Is This Any Way to Treat America’s Heroes?  …

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Could this be the next Ogonowski?

Career Army man to challenge Murtha BY MIKE FAHER
The Tribune-Democrat After nearly three decades in the military, William T. Russell’s latest mission has brought him to Johnstown. The career Army man, just two years short of retirement, has left the service and moved to the Flood City in order to mount a political campaign against veteran Democratic U.S. Rep.…

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Vietnam Veterans Irate at Tsongas’ Use of a War Memorial for Clinton’s Visit

The Merrimack Valley Vietnam Veterans are fuming about Niki Tsongas’ use of the Lowell [Veterans’] Memorial Auditorium to host Bill Clinton for a fundraiser.  Robert Cronin the founder of the organization told the Lowell Sun: he spent 12 months “in the jungle” on the war’s front lines. He battled the North Vietnamese Army during its Tet Offensive. The Lowell resident…

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