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Veteran’s Administration Overhaul

  Veteran’s Administration Overhaul Former US Army General and Joint Chief of Staff Eric Shinseki is no stranger to headlines and reporters asking difficult questions. When he took over the role of Director of Veteran’s Affairs (VA), a post that very rarely sees the spotlight, he must have thought those stressful days were behind him.Continue Reading “Veteran’s Administration Overhaul”

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A White House Christmas

A White House Christmas – Homefront United Network The Holiday Season has officially begun at the White House, with this year the theme being “Gather Around”. The perfect kick-off to the year was opening the White House to Military Families as the first guests to view the decorations.  Sixteen of the 83 volunteers have served in the military orContinue Reading “A White House Christmas”

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Government Shutdown: How the Heck Did We Get Here?

When I tell people I work for the Homefront United Network, a blog for military families, I am asked questions about current events affecting our readers. Lately I’ve been fielding many questions about sequestration and the looming government shut down.  I have to explain that I am not an economist or an expert on the federalContinue Reading “Government Shutdown: How the Heck Did We Get Here?”