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Massachusetts vets slam Warren, McCain: Favors ‘illegal immigrants over US Veterans’

Massachusetts veterans ask, “Where’s your rally for US Veterans, Senator Warren?” (Twitter)
Massachusetts veterans ask, “Where’s your rally for US Veterans, Senator Warren?” (Twitter)

The internet-based vets advocacy group Veterans Assisting Veterans have taken aim at a number of Massachusetts politicians and the senior senator from Arizona, but specifically Sen. Elizabeth Warren for what they see as her “‘selfish political theater’ and demanding they put veterans’ services at the top of their list — or feel the heat.” Continue reading Massachusetts vets slam Warren, McCain: Favors ‘illegal immigrants over US Veterans’

Report: Combat wounded vets also face pay cuts to guarantee increased federal spending

United States Marine Cpl. Burness Britt  lifted onto a medevac helicopter. Cpl. Britt was wounded in an IED strike in Helmand Province of southern Afghanistan. The wounded Leatherneck is facing a long recovery after a large piece of shrapnel cut a major artery on his neck. He suffered a stroke and became partially paralyzed.
United States Marine Corporal Burness Britt lifted onto a medevac helicopter. Cpl. Britt was wounded in an IED strike in Helmand Province of southern Afghanistan. The wounded Leatherneck is facing a long recovery after a large piece of shrapnel cut a major artery on his neck. He suffered a stroke and became partially paralyzed.

“Cut military pensions instead of cutting welfare for illegal immigrants…” 

Reporter Elizabeth Harrington of The Washington Free Beacon is dropping a bombshell report on Dec. 17, 2013, citing obtained government documentation illustrating that the architects of the Ryan-Murray Budget deal will not only specifically target only retirees from the Uniformed Services (vice including civilian federal workers) with 20+ years service, but those from the military who were medically retired for wounds received would also face huge cuts to their financially important annual COLA (Cost Of Living Allowance) increases.

The Washington Free Beacon isn’t the only news organ reporting that disabled vets also face cost of living cuts.

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