Showing posts tagged with: "veterans"

Honoring Veterans by Voting . November 11, 2014

Today is Veterans Day, a day to honor America’s veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good. According to the U.S. Census, 14.7 million veterans voted in the 2012 presidential election; 70% of veterans cast a ballot in that election, compared with 61.8% of all eligible voters. In 2010,... read more

Veterans Campaign . March 7, 2011

Veterans Campaign keeps it simple. They’re a nonpartisan, non-ideological organization who trains veterans to run for public office. Why veterans? Members of the military are of course allowed to vote, but because of their position they are not entitled to solicit or receive political contributions or engage in political activity while on duty,... read more