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Posted byon August 31, 2012 at 5:16 PM EDT
Two years after his visit to Fort Bliss that marked the end of the combat mission in Iraq, President Obama returned there today to speak to the troops, and discuss his commitment to standing by those who served as the nation winds down the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 3:06 PM EDT
Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes sits down to discuss what to expect from the upcoming speech the President will deliver to service members at Fort Bliss.
Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 1:31 PM EDT
On August 31st, 2010, President Obama announced the end of combat missions in Iraq. Two years later, the President will speak to troops at Fort Bliss, Texas and we're calling on all Americans to share their messages of thanks and support for our veterans, troops, and military families.
Posted byon August 24, 2012 at 3:39 PM EDT
Veterans discuss how the Joining Forces initiative to increase veterans’ employment helped them find jobs as they transitioned to civilian life.
Posted byon August 22, 2012 at 4:55 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama announces that 2,000 companies have hired or trained an amazing 125,000 veterans and military spouses in the past year through Joining Forces.
Posted byon August 20, 2012 at 4:29 PM EDT
President Obama speaks with reporters from the White House Briefing Room
Posted byon July 23, 2012 at 3:00 PM EDT
The American people deserve to know that companies running our critical infrastructure meet basic, commonsense cybersecurity standards, just as they already meet other security requirements
Posted byon July 16, 2012 at 4:30 PM EDT
In Missouri, Dr. Jill Biden spent time with Partners in Care, a national program linking caring faith communities to National Guard members and their families who need certain resources, from child care, to transportation, to counseling
Posted byon June 25, 2012 at 11:52 AM EDT
The Society for Human Resource Management, or SHRM, is proud to announce that thanks to its more than 260,000 members, thousands of HR specialists are ready to accommodate military-connected job applicants and enable companies across the country to take advantage of the admirable traits these devoted new employees bring to the table.
Posted byon June 14, 2012 at 4:55 PM EDT
June 14, 2012, is the One Year Anniversary of the Military Spouse JD Network