Morning SITREP: Joining Forces, USO, Reading Rainbow

First Lady Michelle Obama hugs former Late Show host David Letterman as President Barack Obama looks on during the comedy show in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the USO and the 5th anniversary of Joining Forces at Joint Base Andrews in Washington, D.C. May 5, 2016. Joining Forces is an initiative to help military, veterans and their families founded by Dr. Jill Biden and First Lady Michelle Obama. (DoD News photo by EJ Hersom)
First Lady Michelle Obama hugs former Late Show host David Letterman as President Barack Obama looks on during the comedy show in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the USO and the 5th anniversary of Joining Forces at Joint Base Andrews in Washington, D.C. May 5, 2016. Joining Forces is an initiative to help military, veterans and their families founded by Dr. Jill Biden and First Lady Michelle Obama. (DoD News photo by EJ Hersom)

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your Morning SITREP for Friday, May 6.

  • At Joint Base Andrews, there was a rare appearance by David Letterman. The Commander in Chief, Vice President Biden, the First Lady, Dr. Jill Biden and others came together to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the USO and the 5th anniversary of Joining Forces.
  • Earlier in the week, Michelle Obama and Dr. Biden met service members and their families at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton joined the First Lady in reading to students.

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