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Trump raises China concerns as reason to veto defense bill

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump offered a new rationale Sunday for threatening to veto the annual defense policy bill that covers the military’s budget for equipment and pay raises for service members: China. He did not outline his concerns. Republican and Democratic lawmakers say the wide-ranging defense policy bill, which the Senate sent to the […]

Wisconsin raises statue honoring all service members

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In an era where much of the national conversation is centered on which statues and monuments need to come down in connection with America’s fraught racial history, Bloomfield, Wisconsin, this week chose instead to raise an effigy to all U.S. service members. “There’s so many people that sacrificed, and I don’t think they’re thanked enough. […]

Wisconsin raises statue honoring all service members

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In an era where much of the national conversation is centered on which statues and monuments need to come down in connection with America’s fraught racial history, Bloomfield, Wisconsin, this week chose instead to raise an effigy to all U.S. service members. “There’s so many people that sacrificed, and I don’t think they’re thanked enough. […]