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Posted byon September 22, 2014 at 6:48 PM EDT
Initiated in 1972, National Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Week highlights the importance of employers and businesses that care for members of the National Guard and Reserve components across all military branches.
Posted byon September 18, 2014 at 4:52 PM EDT
The SunShot Initiative’s Solar Instructor Training Network – which aims to train 50,000 new solar installers by 2020 – is partnering with up to three military bases to create a veterans solar job training pilot project in the fall of 2014.
Posted byon September 18, 2014 at 10:59 AM EDT
Paul Fraim, Mayor of Norfolk, Virginia, proclaims support for the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness.
Posted byon September 15, 2014 at 12:54 PM EDT
The Medal of Honor is the highest military award that a member of the U.S. armed forces can receive. Take a look behind the scenes as President Obama presents the Medal of Honor at the White House.
Posted byon September 14, 2014 at 10:38 PM EDT
Leading a Presidential Delegation, Dr. Jill Biden traveled to London to represent the United States at the Invictus Games, an international sporting event for wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans.
Posted byon September 12, 2014 at 3:03 PM EDT
Vice President Biden and Dr. Jill Biden hosted a barbecue for the athletes representing the United States in the Invictus Games, an inspirational sporting event for wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans.
Posted byon September 2, 2014 at 1:11 PM EDT
Eleven veteran and veteran spouse entrepreneurs were invited to the White House and honored as "Champions of Change" for their work to empower veterans and give back to the veteran community.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 6:44 PM EDT
President Obama traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina today to address the American Legion, the nation’s largest veteran service organization, and pay tribute to the service and sacrifice of our veterans from every corner of the country and every generation.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 3:58 PM EDT
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announces a new agreement to prevent abusive and deceptive recruiting practices by schools serving service members, veterans, spouses and other family members.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 2:35 PM EDT
Every day, the men and women of our military perform incredible service on behalf of our country. And as the President has made clear, just as our service members have made a commitment to America, we have a commitment to them – to have their backs at home while they serve around the world.