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Posted byon November 11, 2013 at 12:54 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden pledge to continue the Joining Forces initiative until every veteran and military spouse who wants a job has one; until we reach every family affected by the unseen wounds of war; until every student veteran and military child gets the education they need; and until every community and every American shows their admiration and support for veterans and their families every single day.
Posted byon November 11, 2013 at 10:30 AM EST
For the past 13 years, the Veterans History Project has been collecting the oral histories and personal documents of America’s war veterans, to ensure their stories are preserved in the Library of Congress so that future generations may better understand the realities of war.
Posted byon November 11, 2013 at 10:19 AM EST
From City Halls to Indian Country to State Capitols throughout this country, some of America’s veterans are continuing their public service as elected officials.
Posted byon November 10, 2013 at 11:00 AM EST
Posted byon November 9, 2013 at 6:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, President Obama commemorates Veterans’ Day Weekend by thanking the brave men and women who have worn this country’s uniform.
Posted byon November 8, 2013 at 3:01 PM EST
We congratulated the 1 millionth beneficiary of this landmark program, who is a great representative of the Post-9/11 Veteran generation; which has sacrificed so much for our country. This GI Bill program is just one small way our nation can say “thank you” to these men and women for their service.
Posted byon November 8, 2013 at 12:45 PM EST
From enjoying a national park to spending the afternoon with a veteran, there are many way to acknowledge their service and sacrifice.
Posted byon November 7, 2013 at 5:48 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Biden encourage all Americans to take a moment this Veterans Day to thank a military service member or a veteran for his or her sacrifice for our country.
Posted byon November 6, 2013 at 11:00 AM EST
The Military Spouse Employment Partnership (MSEP) welcomes 60 new corporate partners during the Fall 2013 MSEP Induction Ceremony.
Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 4:08 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama celebrated Halloween by inviting military parents and their children to trick-or-treat at the White House.