Hey, there's now back pay for stop-lossed troops, educational benefits, and direction toward "advance funding" for the Veterans Administration. There's also serious attention being paid to fixing medical claims processing by the VA. (There are several hundred thousand pending claims.)
Check out the Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America for more info.
Today, we got the following from the President:
"Whether you wear the uniform today, or wore it decades ago, you remind
us of a fundamental truth. It's not the powerful weapons that make our
military the strongest in the world. It's not the sophisticated systems
that make us the most advanced. The true strength of our military lies
in the spirit and skill of our men and women in uniform. And you know