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Posted byon June 13, 2014 at 4:24 PM EDT
Joining Forces applauds the Minnesota State Legislature for passing legislation in support of veterans and military families. Minnesota also became the 48th state to join the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children.
Posted byon June 11, 2014 at 10:33 AM EDT
President Obama Signs the Water Resources Reform and Development Act, and Honors the "Borinqueneers"Posted byon June 10, 2014 at 8:36 PM EDT
It was a busy morning at the White House today, as President Obama signed two bills into law -- the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA), and the 65th Infantry Regiment Congressional Gold Medal.
Posted byon June 10, 2014 at 6:05 PM EDT
The Small Business Administration (SBA) will host Boots to Business: Reboot, an entrepreneurship training course for Veterans in twelve cities across the U.S.
Posted byon June 10, 2014 at 5:03 PM EDT
Today, we’re asking you to help us identify and honor veteran entrepreneurs and veteran spouses who are entrepreneurs or organizations that support veteran entrepreneurs by nominating a Champion of Change for Veteran Entrepreneurship.
Posted byon June 10, 2014 at 2:32 PM EDT
President Barack Obama gives remarks at the 70th French-American Commemoration D-Day Ceremony at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer, France.
Posted byon June 6, 2014 at 5:47 PM EDT
President Obama travels to Normandy, France to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and pays tribute to the American and Allied forces who fought during the D-Day landings in June of 1944.
Posted byon June 4, 2014 at 6:47 PM EDT
No one who has served America in uniform should go without a safe, stable place to call home. When HUD released its annual Homeless Assessment Report in 2013 it was estimated that roughly 58,000 veterans—enough to fill Dodger stadium—were homeless on any given night across the country.
Posted byon June 4, 2014 at 6:07 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama announces a challenge by more than 80 mayors, county commissioners, and governors to end veteran homelessness in their communities by the end of 2015.
Posted byon June 3, 2014 at 6:39 PM EDT
President Obama visits Normandy to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion by Allied forces. Find out more about attending the ceremony at the American cemetery in Normandy.