By Janine Davidson Last night, as I was flipping through the TV channels I stumbled upon the ABC special, "America United in Support of Our Troops." This 2-hour prime-time extravaganza, filmed on the beach near Camp Pendleton in California, included such stars as Janet Jackson, Snoop Dog, Toby Keith, and...
By washingtonpost.com | September 8, 2008; 10:19 PM ET | Comments (3)
Passage by the House of Representatives is heartening.
By Phillip Carter | May 17, 2008; 08:30 PM ET | Comments (0)
It would help reduce the stigma, but there's potential for abuse.
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The Happiest Place on Earth for America's military families.
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Today, as it deliberates over the supplemental funding bill for the war, the House of Representatives will consider the new GI Bill legislation proposed by Sen. Jim Webb (D-Va.). The bill has broad bipartisan support from 330 senators and represenatives, along with the support of every veterans' service organization and...
By Phillip Carter | May 8, 2008; 07:34 AM ET | Comments (0)
Defense Secretary Gates pushes new initiatives for mental health.
By Phillip Carter | May 4, 2008; 09:30 AM ET | Comments (6)
Dan Nevins (PGA) Last night, I attended a fundraiser gala in Manhattan for the Wounded Warrior Project -- a charity dedicated to assisting wounded servicemembers with their healing, recovery and transition. I can't think of a more worthy charity. At a time when this country is divided over so...
By Phillip Carter | May 2, 2008; 04:30 PM ET | Comments (8)
New RAND study presents some disturbing findings.
By Phillip Carter | April 18, 2008; 04:16 PM ET | Comments (19)
How hamburgers helped a veteran readjust.
By Phillip Carter | April 18, 2008; 09:58 AM ET | Comments (7)
Taking care of troops and larger lessons about institutional learning at Walter Reed.
By Phillip Carter | April 10, 2008; 07:45 AM ET | Comments (4)