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Photo: President Barack Obama (U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David B. Mosley/Released)

President Barack Obama sang the praises of American military families worldwide as he proclaimed November Military Family Month.
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The Defense Department has broadened its reach to military spouses looking for jobs through its new Spouse Ambassador Network, an arm of the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program.
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Dr. Biden participates on a panel with student, faculty and staff veterans at George Washington University. George Washington University photo by Jessica McConnell Burt

Dr. Jill Biden shares her insights from a recent visit to George Washington University to learn more about what the school is doing to support student vets.
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Navy Lt. j.g. Angel Olivera spends time with his daughter during a Month of the Military Child event on Naval Air Station Sigonella, April 24, 2009. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan P. Idle

Dr. Jill Biden takes a moment to pay tribute to military children and discuss the health benefits outdoor activities can provide for them.
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First Lady Michelle Obama watches Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, seated, third from left, sign the Veterans Full Employment Act of 2013 during a ceremony at the State House in Annapolis, Md., April 17, 2013. Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, far left, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr., second from left, and House Speaker Michael E. Busch, right, joined O'Malley. White House photo by Chuck Kennedy

First Lady Michelle Obama joined Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley at the State House in Annapolis as he signed into law the Veterans Full Employment Act of 2013.
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