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Posted byon October 18, 2013 at 4:24 PM EDT
For more than two weeks, President Obama worked diligently to reopen the government and remove the dangers of default from our economy. He also found time to continue working on other important issues.
Posted byon October 15, 2013 at 4:57 PM EDT
President Obama presented the Medal of Honor to U.S. Army Captain William Swenson.
Posted byon September 30, 2013 at 5:18 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden participated in the homecoming ceremony for the Delaware National Guard’s 153rd Military Police Company.
Posted byon September 30, 2013 at 1:01 PM EDT
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 6:26 PM EDT
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 4:16 PM EDT
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 4:26 PM EDT
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 5:39 PM EDT
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 1:49 PM EDT
Operation: Opportunity turns Army Sergeant First Class Russell Zink’s post-deployment vacation into a family reunion.
Posted byon August 27, 2013 at 5:18 PM EDT
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.