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By Karen Parrish, American Forces Press Service From: www.defense.gov WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Barack Obama today announced a series of administration initiatives to help military veterans find jobs. During remarks at the Navy Yard here, the president proposed a set of …
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From the White House Blog: “The President believes that we have a sacred trust with those who wear the uniform of the United States of America and serve our country. He has said, ‘It’s a commitment that begins at enlistment, and it …
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By Elaine Sanchez, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – With First Lady Michelle Obama at her side and hundreds of volunteers and well-wishers cheering behind her, Navy veteran Barbara Marshall and her family faced a giant bus emblazoned …
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President Barack Obama, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, Admiral Mike Mullen certified they all were satisfied the force is properly prepared for the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell repeal. To watch the full briefing from the …
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Today marks a historic occasion.  After a careful and methodical process, the President and the Department of Defense have certified that prerequisites for the  repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” have been met. Since December of last year, the Repeal Implementation Team has …
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