In Recognition of America’s Fallen Patriots and Veterans on Memorial Day

In Recognition of America’s Fallen Patriots and Veterans on Memorial Day

“THE ENORMITY OF THEIR SACRIFICE” by Capt Joseph R. John (Ret), Chairman, CombatVeteransForCongress, ©2020 (May 25, 2020)— Since General George Washington commanded the Continental Army, 42 million Americans have served under the American flag. In the past 244 years, one million American military personnel have been killed in the defense of the Republic, and another […]

Never Forget: A Tribute to Memorial Day

Never Forget: A Tribute to Memorial Day

“FOREVER GRATEFUL” by OPOVV, ©2020 (May 23, 2020) — Not a day goes by when I don’t think about the last hour that I never thought I would ever see. And as evening approaches, I think about fearing the nightmares that I used to have. As the sun rises I am forever grateful that I […]

I Consider Myself One of the Fallen (RR)

I Consider Myself One of the Fallen (RR)

“A LITTLE BIT BITTER” by OPOVV, ©2019 (May 26, 2019) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the favorite show of many, whether they admit it or not. Did I read that right? Somehow it doesn’t sound right. All right, my name is Roving and I’ll be your host for this episode of […]

One Lone Star in Congress

One Lone Star in Congress

“SHAM OPERATIONS” by Jeff Crouere, ©2019 (May 24, 2019) — As almost the entire Congress left Washington, D.C. for the Memorial Day holiday, a wide-ranging package of “disaster relief” was getting ready to be approved. The price tag for the bill reached $19.1 billion and it included aid for hurricane-ravaged areas in Florida, Georgia, North […]

In Recognition of Americans Fallen and Patriots on Memorial Day

In Recognition of Americans Fallen and Patriots on Memorial Day

“THE LAST FULL MEASURE” by Capt Joseph R. John (Ret), ©2018 (May 28, 2018) — Each year on Memorial Day weekend we honor American Patriots who gave the “last full measure of devotion” in their service to the Republic, so their fellow Americans could live their lives in freedom. We not only honor American Combat […]

Not Asking Much

Not Asking Much

“HOW STUPID ARE WE?” by OPOVV, ©2018 (May 27, 2018) — “Excuse me, but do you mind repeating that?” “We go out on patrol and check on stuff and see what we can see and then report back by 16:00. Now, if there’s nothing more, let’s hit the road.” “Why?” “Why what?” “Why, as you […]

Bridgeport Police Recruit Class to Cook and Serve Memorial Day Meal for Veterans; Donations Needed

Bridgeport Police Recruit Class to Cook and Serve Memorial Day Meal for Veterans; Donations Needed

DONATIONS NEEDED TO FEED APPROXIMATELY 40 VETERANS HOUSED AT HOMES FOR THE BRAVE from Dalmarys Matos, (203) 576-7201, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov (May 18, 2018) — Bridgeport, CT – As a part of their training, the Bridgeport Police Department Recruit Class #40 are participating in a community outreach program where they will cook and serve a Memorial Day meal […]

In Recognition of American Patriots on Memorial Day

In Recognition of American Patriots on Memorial Day

“AND EVERY DAY” by Capt. Joseph R. John (Ret), Chairman, CombatVeteransForCongress (May 25, 2017) — Each year on Memorial Day we honor American Patriots who gave the last full measure of devotion in service to the Republic so their fellow Americans could live their lives in freedom. Today and every day, we honor American Combat […]

Sunday, Memorial Day Weekend 2016

Sunday, Memorial Day Weekend 2016

“ONE NATION UNDER GOD” by Capt. Joseph R. John (Ret.), ©2016, Chairman, CombatVeteransForCongress (May 29, 2016) — On the commencement to Memorial Day weekend, America watched in astonishment as the occupant of the Oval Office, instead of going to Pearl Harbor to honor the 2,403 American servicemen killed and the 1,178 servicemen wounded on December […]

Ann Coulter Comments on Obama’s “Born in Hawaii” Claim

Ann Coulter Comments on Obama’s “Born in Hawaii” Claim

WILL THE TRUTH EVER BE KNOWN? by Sharon Rondeau (May 27, 2016) — On Twitter on Friday, commentator and author Ann Coulter tweeted a photo of the December 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, HI which destroyed the USS Arizona along with 1, 1,177 sailors and U.S. Marines. Some survived the attack to tell […]

Memorial Day 2015 and the CUOTUS

Memorial Day 2015 and the CUOTUS

“CONSTITUTIONALLY INELIGIBLE” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2015 (May 26, 2015) — Memorial Day is that short but specific period of time set aside for the country to remember – as well as honor – those who have died in the military service of the nation.  Whatever you do on that day, remember what it is about.   […]

Memorial Day and Morale – Where Do We Go From Here?

Memorial Day and Morale – Where Do We Go From Here?

DO AVERAGE AMERICANS APPRECIATE MILITARY SACRIFICE? by Cody Robert Judy, ©2015, blogging at CodyJudy (May 24, 2015) — A rather stunning SPECIAL REPORT U.S. MILITARY AND CIVILIANS ARE INCREASINGLY DIVIDED By DAVID ZUCCHINO AND DAVID S. CLOUD dawned today from the Los Angeles Times that revealed some very big problems that we have in America today that […]

West Point Chapel Choir This Memorial Day Sunday

West Point Chapel Choir This Memorial Day Sunday

“IN LOVING MEMORY” by Capt. Joseph R. John (Ret.), Co-Founder, CombatVeteransForCongress (May 24, 2015) — This Memorial Day weekend, on Sunday, we encourage you to click on the below-listed link to listen to the West Point Chapel Choir sing “Mansions of The Lord” to pay homage and tribute to our fallen “Brothers in Combat.” Joseph […]

On Memorial Day and Every Day We Honor America’s Veterans and Call Their Attention to the “VetSalute” Website‏

On Memorial Day and Every Day We Honor America’s Veterans and Call Their Attention to the “VetSalute” Website‏

“FREEDOM IS NOT FREE” by Capt. Joseph R. John (Ret.), ©2015, Co-Founder, CombatVeteransForCongress (May 21, 2015) — Since December 7, 1941 over one million members of the US Armed Forces have been wounded, and over 500,000 made the ultimate sacrifice, having lost their lives in Combat.  A much larger number of US military personnel  have […]

Irreconcilable Differences pb

Irreconcilable Differences pb

VETERANS VS. THE SHAMEFUL GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES:  A THREE-PART SERIES by Tom Pastore, Vietnam Veteran, ©2014 (Jun. 16, 2014) — Definition:   Complete alienation, complete intractability, immovability, immovable resolution, immutability, incurableness, inexorable positions, intransigence, irreparableness, irreversibility, irrevocability, obduracy, rigidity, rigorism, ruined relationship, total inflexibility, unmoved positions… “We’re going to do right by our veterans […]

Memories of the Fallen

Memories of the Fallen

AND TRIBUTES TO THOSE WHO MADE THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE by Sharon Rondeau (May 26, 2014) — Memorial Day began as Decoration Day to honor Union soldiers who died during the War Between the States on May 30 every year. The tradition began in 1868 with ceremonies held on different dates for the South and North, […]

They Died for Us

They Died for Us

“STEADFAST BELIEF IN OUR CONSTITUTION” by OPOVV, ©2014 (May 26, 2014) — Dead. Gone, yet remembered. They’re buried all over the place, from the depths of the Bering Sea to the blistering sands of Africa. They knew what they were fighting for, that’s true, but what’s more important, they all knew what they were fighting against: […]

Social Security is Not A Contract, Insurance, Or A Right

Social Security is Not A Contract, Insurance, Or A Right

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2014 (May 25, 2014) — “Social Security will go bankrupt within ten years!” — Congressman Paul Ryan – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Ladies and gentlemen, have you noticed that your social security […]

Memorial Day 2013

Memorial Day 2013

“GOD BLESS THEM ALL” by Marilyn Barnewall, ©2013 (May 27, 2013) — The William E. Colby Military Writers’ Symposium made its way into my television viewing about two weeks ago.  Each Saturday afternoon (1:00 p.m. MDT) on C-SPAN 2 a group of experts who have written books on military topics discuss their works, many of […]