Oh yes we need these sorts of things to happen. We surely don't want those military characters to think their sacrifice is appreciated now do we?
http://www.airforcetimes.com/news/2012/ … s-110112w/
Air Force Times. Once again.......not a blog.
How about you have a good at how much Obama has increased spending for veterans, how he has increased veteran coverage range into very rural areas, fully funded the departments that were struggling and offered tax breaks for people to hire Veterans or what his wife has done for veterans families.
Read the article Josak.
They said it...I'm just passing it along. It ain't a blog.
It's the Air Force.
I am not debating the article I am pointing out that A it doesn't matter since obviously this government isn't going to go for the plan and has already gone strides in the opposite direction more than any other modern administration and B that it's weird that you post this when a think tank throws an idea around but I never saw you posting on the 25% increase in spending for veterans, one might be inclined to say you are just using veterans for political capital rather than actually caring about what happens to them...
They aren't looking for cuts, they are looking for more cuts. Trying to get anything through the VA right now is a nightmare, and it's fairly close to a waste of time.
It isn't any better for current members either. After fourteen years in, my wife has already decided there is a zero percent chance of her reenlisting again. Military gets treated like crap when they are in, and even worse when they get out.
by Leaderofmany5 years ago
The time between when the Soldier leaves the service with one disability rating from 0% to 100% from the service to receive the VA rating from 0% to 100% takes a year or longer. In the mean time depending on the rating...
by Susan Reid6 years ago
Bush era = "Support our Troops"Bachmann era = "F our Troops"Michele Bachmann has yet another brilliant idea! Let's cut off the veterans!Of all the programs to even contemplate cutting, how could...
by ahorseback4 years ago
At last count there are between 600, 000 and 800,000 disabled , or awiting disability benifits ,Iraq and Afghan verterans waiting up to two years or longer for approval for VA. benifits ? More veterans...
by DTR00056 years ago
With the recent revelation that Gov. Walker of Wisconsin may be in the back pocket of the Koch brothers of Koch Industry fame, is our democracy in danger?
by Siotosh7 years ago
Can anyone list three positive things Bush did in his two terms in the White House
by Ronnie wrenchBiscuit2 years ago
The only thing more disgusting than a capitalist, is a wage earning slave that celebrates Memorial Day.Here I have gleaned some Memorial Day B.S. from the internet for your viewing pleasure. These are some of my...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.