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Obama Cuts Military Benefits, Leaves Unionized Civilians Untouched

From Jim Hoft at GatewayPundit: They will now only get the $7.50 daily proration for the individual days they are actually serving in harm’s way instead of for the whole month. (DOD) Barack Obama cut pay for military men and women serving in harm’s … Continue reading

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Log Rolling World Title #8, No Thanks to the VA

This weekend at the Lumberjack World Championships in Hayward, WI I won my 8th log rolling world title. Here is the final match, minus the second fall Darren Hudson got on me (for some reason it wasn’t filmed). I think I … Continue reading

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British Government Withdraws Amputee Soldier’s Benefits For Walking 400m

And I thought our VA system was bad. A soldier has spoken of his disgust after his disability benefit was axed despite losing a leg fighting for his country. Private Aron Shelton, 26, had his left leg amputated in December … Continue reading

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Senate Democrats Tax Veterans

You can’t really blame Senate Democrats. They are simply following in the footsteps of Obama, who tried to make wounded Veterans like me pay for our war injuries with private insurance. I guess it’s only fitting they come after my … Continue reading

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Obama Spites Veterans Part II

As proof that the last post wasn’t a joke, I offer the latest news out of the American Legion. WASHINGTON, DC (March 16, 2009) – The leader of the nation’s largest veterans organization says he is “deeply disappointed and concerned” … Continue reading

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Obama Spites Veterans

What next? Back billing me for the medical care I received at Walter Reed? The surgeries in Germany? The medivac in Baghdad? WASHINGTON (CNN) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki confirmed Tuesday that the Obama administration is considering a controversial … Continue reading

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Meet Joe the Plumber

If you have no idea who “Joe the Plumber” is, go back and watch last night’s debate. Obama told a plumber from Ohio (“Joe the Plumber”) that when he buys his own plumbing business he will get taxed a lot … Continue reading

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