Tag Archives: US military

Open Thread | Remembering Our Veterans

Today is Veterans Day. We remember those who put on the uniform, and who have risked their lives for this country.  https://youtu.be/_2gk_WZmg7Y  

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Wednesday Open Thread | Donald Trump’s hiring freeze has forced at least two Army bases to indefinitely suspend some child care programs

A federal civilian hiring freeze ordered by President Donald Trump has forced at least two Army bases to indefinitely suspend some child care programs. Officials at Fort Knox, Kentucky, notified families Feb. 17 of the suspension to the on-base part-day … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread


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Video | President Obama Delivers the Commencement Address at US Naval Academy

</a> A member of the 2013 graduating class of the United States Naval Academy peeks over the shoulder of a fellow graduates to listen to President Barack Obama during the commencement ceremony at the Academy in Annapolis, Md., Friday, May … Continue reading

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President Obama & President Karzai Hold Joint Press Conference

President Obama and Afghanistan President Karzai hold joint press conference.  Watch it live here.  We’ll post full video when available.

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Mitt Romney Campaign LIES: FALSELY Claims President Obama Filed Lawsuit To Restrict Military Service Members Voting In Ohio

Perhaps draft dodger Mitt Romney thinks he can bully Ohio voters into voting for him in November? “Mitt Romney and his campaign have completely fabricated a claim that the Obama campaign is trying to restrict military voting in Ohio. In fact, … Continue reading

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Videos-Photos | President Obama Honors The Fallen On Memorial Day

Photos of President Obama laying a Wreath on the Tomb of the Unknowns and ceremony at Arlington Cemetary. Updated with video

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First Lady Michelle Obama Visits Twin Cities To Meet With National Guard Families

Michelle Obama has arrived in the Twin Cities. First Lady Michelle Obama began her visit witih military families Friday, accompanied by MN Gov Mark Dayton. MN Senator Amy Klobachar,and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak were attendance:  MPR NEWS 3 Chics loves … Continue reading

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