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For many, fireworks are the highlight of 4th of July. For those with PTSD, it’s a different story.

July 4th is a time to celebrate America — but also show courtesy to those who have risked their lives to protect it.

Veterans made a powerful ad calling out Trump — and put it where they knew he’d see it

A veterans' group is demanding Trump keep his promises to service members.
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Nightmare Conditions at Florida Hospital Are Everything Wrong With How We Treat Veterans

That'll teach those veterans to serve their country.
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This Is How Bad Things Have to Get Before Congress Will Actually Do Something

It took a major scandal for the House and Senate to actually start legislating.

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57,000 Reasons Why the Obama Administration Needs to Fix the VA Now

The agencies which are supposed to help veterans are completely failing.
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Military Veteran Groups Unite to Reopen Government

The government shutdown may have just awakened the strongest coalition capable of ending partisan deadlock.
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This Man Tried to Defraud the Government — What Happened Next is All Too Rare

Braulio Castillo attempted to get veterans' benefits based on a bogus disability claim. Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth, an actual war veteran, would have none of it.
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July 4, 2013: This Millennial Company Employs Vets and Represents the Best Of the U.S.

Sword & Plough employs vets and makes something beautiful out of material used for war. A reminder of all we have the capacity to be as a nation, especially when our millennial get support.
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Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Still Waiting On Benefits From the VA

Who is to blame for the claims backlog at the Veterans Administration? Should Eric Shinseki step down?

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Outdated GI Bill Cheats our Veterans From College Education, The Sequel

In March, I reported on the failures of the Department of Veterans Affairs in paying out education benefits to student veterans in a timely fashion. Here is an update.
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We Need More Veterans in Elected Office

Veterans have unique and valuable perspectives desperately needed in Washington.