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Government Shutdown 2018

How does this government shutdown impact military members, retirees, civil service, veterans and their families?

My phone has been blowing up with questions on this shutdown.  316 more words

Military

Black Soldiers' Stories Celebrated At The National Museum of African American History and Culture

The National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., is shedding light on the unsung stories of Black people who served in the military through a new exhibition, … 379 more words

Nation

Beat me daddy eight to the bar

I don’t know what to think.    Rebecka’s back.

[ If you don’t know what this entry is about see:  A little excitement here, Posted on January 17, 2018 by Old Jules] 165 more words

Human Behavior

Massive Update!

date January 19, 2018

Just published that affects every UNITED STATES MILITARY VETERAN and all Veterans Adminisration Employees:

Senate Committee and Director Shulkin

VA Administration head John Shulkin was called out by the Senate’s Veteran’s Affairs Commitee. 465 more words

160 Medical Centers

Canadian veterans return to Korea for wartime hockey game memorial

PAJU, South Korea Jan 19 (Reuters) – Canadian veteran Dennis Moore can hardly keep himself from smiling as he recounts the day he was plucked from the front lines of the Korean War to play ice hockey 66 years ago. 679 more words

World

One South Dakotan’s Purple Heart Story, 73 Years Overdue By U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.)

One of the important services that our Senate office provides to South Dakotans is assistance in dealing with federal agencies. Over the past three years that I’ve been in office, we have helped countless South Dakotans navigate the bureaucracy of the federal government. 486 more words

South Dakota

Trinidad, 1900....

Over the last year I have inherited a large number of boxes as my family moved my dad, fast becoming frail, from his assisted living apartment into a nursing home. 728 more words

Ancestors