Veterans

The freshman senator from Arizona used her maiden speech to tell the story of an Iraq War veteran who died by suicide.
Vets call the president a "criminal" and question his loyalty in the video produced by veterans group Common Defense and billionaire Tom Steyer.
"It’s really a way to honor a family that ... has shown that the country is bigger than any one individual,” said Peter Kauffmann of VoteVets.
In fact, McCain was a sponsor of the legislation and successfully pushed for the one feature Trump constantly takes credit for. Obama signed it into law in 2014.
American soldier KT Robbins fell in love with French woman Jeannine Pierson in 1944, but lost touch when he went to fight on the Eastern Front.
Tom Rice said there was one big difference between this jump and the one he did in 1944: "They weren't shooting at me."
Joe Perricone, 95, and Bill William Arnold Craddock, 85, celebrated their graduations more than 65 years after their classmates.
"I know he means well but I don't know what the story is with they're 'working it out with us,'" Artie Muller said.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, both 2020 presidential candidates, served in the armed forces and were deployed overseas.
After 14 years in the Army, Asha Castleberry is fighting an even longer battle on the home front.
“There’s lots of kinds of PTSD ... You might break down right then. I might not break down for 10 years," veteran and actor Tucker Smallwood explains.
Robert Wilkie accused the union of playing politics after one leader said lack of pay could lead to veterans' suicides.
Trump's Veterans Affairs secretary referred to Jefferson Davis as an "exceptional man in an exceptional age."
There are too few doctors and nurses to treat them in rural and high-cost urban areas.
VoteVets.org is spending on races in Florida, West Virginia and Colorado.
Meet Kerri Evelyn Harris, the Air Force veteran from Delaware that ran for Senate against a three-term incumbent. Days after losing her own primary, Kerri hit the streets of New York City with Alexandria Ocasio Cortez to campaign for other progressive Democrats on the eve of their primaries.
Meet Kerri Evelyn Harris, the Air Force veteran from Delaware that ran for Senate against a three-term incumbent. Days after losing her own primary, Kerri hit the streets of New York City with Alexandria Ocasio Cortez to campaign for other progressive Democrats on the eve of their primaries.
“They faced outright discrimination throughout their service, which led to their heroism and sacrifice being largely ignored,” Sen. Tammy Duckworth said.
AMVETS called on the White House to "show appropriate respect" for the late Arizona lawmaker.
“Today, we are disappointed to hear some of our members boo the press during President Trump’s remarks,” the VFW said in a statement.