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Disabled Military Retirees Not Exempt from Pension Cuts in Budget ...

Disabled Military Retirees Not Exempt from Pension Cuts in Budget ... | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
A provision cutting the pensions of military retirees in the bipartisan budget deal that the Senate will vote on this week does not exempt disabled veterans, the Washington Free Beacon has learned. Disabled retirees were ...
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State ID cards for vets set for 2014 - San Antonio Express

State ID cards for vets set for 2014 - San Antonio Express | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
State ID cards for vets set for 2014
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SAN ANTONIO — Military veterans with disabilities who are unable to drive soon will have a new way to show proof of their service history to get discounts at stores and restaurants.
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Chuck Hagel asked to explain exclusion of Sikhs from US military

Chuck Hagel asked to explain exclusion of Sikhs from US military | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
A US commission has asked the defence secretary Chuck Hagel to explain exclusion of Sikhs, known for their valour and pride, from the American armed forces.

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Not your average drone: new technology the US military is developing

Not your average drone: new technology the US military is developing | Veterans Info | Scoop.it

 Not your average drone: new technology the US military is developing  In discussions of drone warfare, defense analysts have long noted that drones have worked well for the US military in wars like...

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Military Notebook: Veterans licensure law implemented - Macon Telegraph (blog)

Military Notebook: Veterans licensure law implemented - Macon Telegraph (blog) | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Military Notebook: Veterans licensure law implemented Macon Telegraph (blog) The Veterans Licensure Bill approved in the last legislative session will allow transitioning military members to transfer certain military certifications to professional...
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Obamacare website-maker runs failed Army Human Terrain System program

Obamacare website-maker runs failed Army Human Terrain System program | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
'I was just kind of stunned to see CGI Federal running that website'
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Start Your Military Service Record (DD Form 214) Request

How to Request Military Service Records, Military Personnel Files, Veterans Records, Discharge Papers, Separation Documents, DD214, or Prove Military Service (Start Your Military Service Record (DD Form 214) Request
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Military payroll system plagued by errors, obsolete gear - The Virginian-Pilot

Military payroll system plagued by errors, obsolete gear - The Virginian-Pilot | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Military payroll system plagued by errors, obsolete gear
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The money the military took from Aiken resulted from accounting and other errors, and it should have been his to keep.
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Orlando gives veterans a boost in competing for contracts - Orlando Sentinel

Orlando gives veterans a boost in competing for contracts - Orlando Sentinel | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Orlando gives veterans a boost in competing for contracts Orlando Sentinel "Any way we can honor the service of people who have been in the military, it's appropriate — especially now, when we have so many veterans returning from active wars in the...
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Dogs ease veterans' trauma at VA center

Dogs ease veterans' trauma at VA center | Veterans Info | Scoop.it

Jon Tyson, 27, an Army veteran from North Carolina who served in Iraq, spends time with service dog Krucker at the Veterans' Administration facility in Menlo Park, Calif...


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Being a former K9 handler --this is a great story!

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US Marine Predicts His Own Grisly Murder By US “Ally”

US Marine Predicts His Own Grisly Murder By US “Ally” | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
US Marine Predicts His Own Grisly Murder By US "Ally" http://t.co/Ypso16wGw8 via @sharethis #CCOT #tcot #tlot #Military #PJNET #OpSLAM #sgp
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A sad story to read. We (military) are in a part of the world Afghanistan, they don't want us there. 

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Free acupuncture for veterans, active duty military and families - Colorado Springs Gazette

Free acupuncture for veterans, active duty military and families - Colorado Springs Gazette | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Free acupuncture for veterans, active duty military and families
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She started a free acupuncture clinic in June at VFW No. 101.
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A New Monument Recognizes Military Women’s Service and Sacrifices

A New Monument Recognizes Military Women’s Service and Sacrifices | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
The Army’s first statue of a female soldier was unveiled last week, just in time for Veterans Day. It’s a powerful symbol and a call to recognize the service of women in the military.

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You ladies are AWESOME!

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Great job ladies, we're all obliged.

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Senate Dems block amendment to restore veteran benefits by closing illegal immigrant welfare loophole

Senate Dems block amendment to restore veteran benefits by closing illegal immigrant welfare loophole | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Amendment fails on party-line vote
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U.S. Ammunition industry to survive closure of lead smelter

U.S. Ammunition industry to survive closure of lead smelter | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Ammo production should not be impacted
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US Military Now Testing Killer Robots - Wealth Daily

US Military Now Testing Killer Robots - Wealth Daily | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
US Military Now Testing Killer Robots
Wealth Daily
Now, for those of you thoroughly terrified by science fiction scenarios, I urge you not to worry too much – at least about this iteration of automated combat technology.

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7 Outdated Technologies Used by the U.S. Military

7 Outdated Technologies Used by the U.S. Military | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
The U.S. military has some of the most advanced technology in the world, yet it still uses these seven outdated tools. (7 Outdated Technologies Used by the U.S.
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Looking through a blurry tunnel - NUjournal

Looking through a blurry tunnel - NUjournal | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
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Looking through a blurry tunnel
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He also networks with the American Legion, Disabled American Veterans, VVA, Board of Veteran's Appeals, U.S. Air Force Red Horse Association, and Knights of Columbus.
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Killeen residents honor military dead with wreath laying - YNN, Your News Now

Killeen residents honor military dead with wreath laying - YNN, Your News Now | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
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Killeen residents honor military dead with wreath laying
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It's becoming a holiday tradition in this military town. Hundreds of Killeen residents visited the Central Texas Military Cemetery to lay holiday wreaths.
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Defiant flights: Japan, S. Korea military planes fly into China's air ...

Defiant flights: Japan, S. Korea military planes fly into China's air ... | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Key American allies in East Asia, Japan and South Korea, have followed US lead by sending military aircraft to fly through disputed airspace, which China unilaterally included last week in its air defense zone.
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Military hand-me-downs: US police getting leftover armored trucks from Iraq - RT

Military hand-me-downs: US police getting leftover armored trucks from Iraq - RT | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
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Military hand-me-downs: US police getting leftover armored trucks from Iraq
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The US military is handing over leftover equipment from the Iraq conflict to police under a military surplus program.
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Conn. veteran sues Army over diagnosis, benefits - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

Conn. veteran sues Army over diagnosis, benefits - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Conn. veteran sues Army over diagnosis, benefits
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Conn. veteran sues Army over diagnosis, benefits. NEW HAVEN, Conn.
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Soon, your wireless devices could be using the military's old spectrum - Washington Post (blog)

Soon, your wireless devices could be using the military's old spectrum - Washington Post (blog) | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
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Soon, your wireless devices could be using the military's old spectrum
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State Report Card : MOAA

State Report Card : MOAA | Veterans Info | Scoop.it
Is your state #military-friendly? Find out, and then take action with #MOAA's latest State Report Card: http://t.co/li5IcCUPVw
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