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Posted byon October 15, 2013 at 3:57 PM EST
President Obama presented the Medal of Honor to U.S. Army Captain William Swenson.
Posted byon September 30, 2013 at 4:18 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden participated in the homecoming ceremony for the Delaware National Guard’s 153rd Military Police Company.
Posted byon September 30, 2013 at 12:01 PM EST
While many veterans qualify for health coverage through VA programs, we know that today, there are 1.3 million uninsured veterans and nearly 1 million uninsured family members of veterans.
Posted byon September 25, 2013 at 5:26 PM EST
President Obama and the First Lady are committed to enhancing the well-being and psychological health of our military service members, families, and veterans.
Posted byon September 20, 2013 at 3:16 PM EST
Today, Friday, September 20, 2013 marks the commemoration of National POW/MIA Recognition Day, where the nation honors those service members who endured captivity and whose remains have yet to be recovered.
Posted byon September 12, 2013 at 3:26 PM EST
The Vice President and Dr. Biden attend a barbecue for Wounded Warriors and their families, at the Naval Observatory Residence, in Washington, D.C., Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013.
Posted byon September 6, 2013 at 4:39 PM EST
Blue Star Museums wrapped up another successful museum season – more than 2,000 museums offered free admission for military personnel and their families.
Posted byon August 29, 2013 at 12:49 PM EST
Operation: Opportunity turns Army Sergeant First Class Russell Zink’s post-deployment vacation into a family reunion.
Posted byon August 27, 2013 at 4:18 PM EST
On my first day as secretary of labor, I made it clear that protecting and promoting opportunity for America’s workers is my top priority. Today, Vice President Biden announced two new actions that will do exactly that – strengthening civil rights laws to create more economic opportunity for veterans and people with disabilities.
Nominate a White House Champion of Change: Veterans on the Front Lines of Advancing Clean Energy and Climate SecurityPosted byon August 16, 2013 at 8:52 AM EST
In answering our nation’s call to service, America’s veterans understand the challenges of energy availability and the threats of a changing climate on the safety and effectiveness of our troops and our national security