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Romney Veterans

This Year, Election Day Is Veterans Day, Too

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

When voters go to the polls on Tuesday, they will be voting not just for a chief executive, but for the commander-in-chief. Given that the U.S. has been involved in the longest war in our history, the stakes have never been higher for veterans and their families.

Veterans Are Vital Part of the '47 Percent'

Patrick Murphy | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics
Patrick Murphy

When Mitt Romney says he isn't concerned about 47 percent of the country, his words and past actions prove to veterans and military families that his values couldn't be further from those that we all share.

Failing the Commander in Chief Test

Richard Klass | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics
Richard Klass

You would think Romney might acknowledge that we still have a war going on in Afghanistan and that young Americans are still dying there. Before Romney can claim to be a qualified Commander in Chief, he needs to talk to the troops and the vets.

An Insult to Veterans

Richard Klass | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics
Richard Klass

Two of the most important characteristics for leadership, and certainly for the position of Commander in Chief, are straight talk and care for your subordinates. Gov. Romney's VFW speech failed the first of these.