The new child’s playroom at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton will serve many military and veteran families in the San Diego area by giving their children a place to have fun and relax while they receive care at the hospital.
February 12, 2014 at 3:39 PM ET by Commander Cara LaPointe, US Navy
Announcing a new online system where servicemembers, veterans, and their families can report experiences at education institutions and training programs administering military-related education benefit programs.
A new online feedback tool lets military and veteran education beneficiaries report negative experiences with the education institutions and training programs they attend as beneficiaries of the Post-9/11 GI Bill and military tuition assistance programs.
January 30, 2014 at 12:50 PM ET by Curt Coy and Jessica Wright
Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg sustained serious injuries while deployed in Afghanistan, but, with the support of the VA, he is in recovery and joined the First Lady at President Obama's fifth State of the Union address.
The unemployment rate for all Veterans was 5.5 percent last month—a decrease from 6.7 percent in November and more than a point below the national average of 6.7 percent. This is the lowest Veteran unemployment has been in five years.
Yesterday, First Lady Michelle Obama visited Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C. to deliver hundreds of toys that Executive Office of the President staff donated to the United States Marine Corps' Toys for Tots campaign.
December 20, 2013 at 3:29 PM ET by Col. Rich Morales
Dr. Jill Biden joined Google for their announcement of a Global Impact Award to the Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Student Veterans of America, the Posse Foundation and Veterans of Foreign Wars to help ensure colleges and universities have the information they need to help veterans succeed in obtaining higher education.
Last week, Secretary Moniz joined other federal officials in honoring veterans that are working in clean energy and climate security at a "Champions of Change" event at the White House. The video in this post features a few of these veterans.