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Obama Vets

Veteran Unemployment Rate At Lowest Level In More Than 3 Years

Posted 08.22.2012 | Impact

When veteran unemployment dipped earlier this year, experts weren't sure whether it was a trend or just a blip. That doubt has since been clarifie...

Analyzing the $1 Billion for the Veterans Job Corps -- Part II

Stacy Bare | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics
Stacy Bare

Part of President Obama's proposal to put veterans back to work when they come home from war announced two weeks ago includes $1 billion dollars to put up to 20,000 veterans to work rebuilding the infrastructure of our public land system.

Ryan Grim

Obama Backs Off Plan To Bill Private Insurers For Vets' Care

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama has backed off a proposal to charge veterans' private health care plans for treatment related to combat injuries, Speaker Nancy Pelosi...

Open Letter to Veterans Affairs Nominee Gen. Eric Shinseki

Joseph A. Violante | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Violante

The history of veterans funding is so consistently poor that even when Congress has gotten the funding level right, it has been late. Imagine trying to run a private sector health care system without knowing your budget.

Sam Stein

McCain's New Anti-Obama Line Borrowed From Attack Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain has gleefully pounded Barack Obama in recent days for having traveled to Iraq only once since he entered Congress. But his arguments virtu...

Nico Pitney and Sam Stein

Lieberman, Graham Violating McCain Campaign's Ethics Rules?

HuffingtonPost.com | Nico Pitney and Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two of Sen. John McCain's top campaign chairmen are serving on the board of an independent organization that is behind a new attack ad against Sen. Ba...