Entries for August, 2014

Military Connection: More Vets Getting Private Care: By Debbie Gregory

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has been significantly increasing Veterans referrals to private doctors, following the scandal over unacceptable patient wait times at numerous VA facilities and the allegations of falsified appointment records. The VA’s reputation has been damaged by claims that multiple Veterans had died while waiting for treatment from the VA […]

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Military Connection: F-15 Pilot’s Remains Found: By Debbie Gregory

The remains of a Massachusetts Air National Guard pilot were found after a 30 hour search. Lieutenant Colonel Morris “Moose” Fontenot Jr., who served with the 104th Fighter Wing, was flying an F-15C Eagle from Barnes Air National Guard Base, near Westfield, MA to Naval Air Station New Orleans in Louisiana. The jet was being […]

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Military Connection: Air Strikes Update: By Debbie Gregory

With the American air support, Iraq security forces and Kurdish forces have been able to stop the sweeping advances of Islamic State expansion, and retake the Mosul Dam. The U.S. military has been hammering ISIL forces with air strikes. Manned U.S. aircraft and drones have wreaked havoc on the insurgents. Included in the air strikes […]

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Military Connection: Reducing Tuition Costs for Veterans: By Joe Silva

The passing of the Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 allots a colossal $16.3 billion for the reformation of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). While most of that money is intended to overhaul the VA’s healthcare system, the legislation also includes measures to lower the cost of […]

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Military Connection: DOD Bans Ice Bucket Challenge: By Debbie Gregory

For the past several weeks, we’ve seen them on television, in the news, and on our social media accounts– our friends (and some people we wish were our friends) responses to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis), commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a neuro-degenerative disease that affects nerve cells […]

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