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The existence of these innocent victims, children, who are not counted is one of the reasons why war will always be a scourge of mankind
Diario Las Americas
Congress and the White House should extend the Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act to all Marines, camp workers and family members with cancer.
Lakeland Ledger
They have sacrificed. So must we all when it comes to sharing in the cost of their recovery.
Citrus County Chronicle
There’s no shortage of money and manpower to fulfill the country’s moral obligation to care for its injured military veterans.
Tampa Tribune
A nonpartisan report concluded that it is “indisputable that the United States engaged in the practice of torture” in the aftermath of 9/11.
Tampa Tribune
“We Salute You 2: A Tribute to our Veterans” is coming on Memorial Day, May 27, at the Riverside Grille House.
Suncoast News
Congress and the White House should extend the Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act to all Marines.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Honor Flight Tallahassee is raising funds to pay back World War II veterans for their service as younger men and women decades ago.
Tallahassee Democrat
The new nonprofit committee to oversee work and fundraising for the Veterans Memorial Park in Pensacola is a welcome improvement.
Pensacola News-Journal
Tampa's James A. Haley VA Medical Center was excused for placing a camera disguised as a smoke detector in the room of a brain-damaged veteran.
Tampa Bay Times
Among the alumni of the University of Tampa are three living recipients of the Medal of Honor. There are fewer than 80 medal holders living today.
Tampa Tribune
President Barack Obama's proclamation naming March 29 national Vietnam Veterans day is an overdue recognition.
Sebring News Sun
On March 19, during Military Appreciation Day, the Florida Senate met to salute the brave men and women who serve in the United State's Armed Forces.
Lehigh Acres Citizen
There is is an alarming number of sexual assaults in the military that take place from war zones to quiet outposts in Alaska.
Florida Times-Union
Honor Flight is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America's World War II and terminally ill veterans for their sacrifices.
Apalachicola Times
U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller continues to show strong support for military veterans, especially when it comes to their health care.
Pensacola News-Journal
Surely this story about gaming and the veterans organization and others may expand as prosecutions gear up.
Naples Daily News

Letter To The Editor

We're spending outrageous amounts of borrowed money to put off the inevitable civil war in that country. Instead, we should have dropped our...

Naples Daily News

“A lighted white candle is placed on the table for peace and finally, a red rose in a vase tied with a red ribbon for the hope that all our...

Citrus County Chronicle

The game of chess has been likened to war. This is the opposite of a chess gambit, in which some material is sacrificed to gain greater material...

Palm Beach Post

I am a VA-designated, 100 percent "temporarily" disabled veteran due to brain cancer caused by Agent Orange exposure in Vietnam.The...

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

I was one of the many veterans who attended Sunday's Veterans Day parade in downtown Sarasota. As always, the parade organizers did a...

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The story doesn't end there. On May 5, 2010, President Obama signed the Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act of 2010. This law raised HISA...

News-Sun, Sebring

The president issued a presidential memorandum (similar to an executive order, carrying the same authority, but generally considered less...

Tampa Tribune

Op Ed

We were part of the picture, all day and every day. We were so relieved when it was over.
Then, we weren’t allowed to see a picture of a...

News Press of Fort Myers

Many veterans come home and have a difficult time transitioning to a post-military life. They need better support. American businesses should...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Our daughter tragically lost her life while doing what she loved — protecting and serving her country. As a soldier, Brittany understood and...

Tampa Bay Times
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