Category Archives: running

Time running out on one veteran’s push for VA reforms

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When lawmakers return to Capitol Hill from Thanksgiving break, they’ll have a host of major legislative hurdles to face, including a possible federal shutdown in early December, a controversial defense policy bill facing a presidential veto, and a path ahead on pandemic relief for the entire country. They’ll also have Brian Tally’s bill. Tally, a […]

Time running out on one veteran’s push for VA reforms

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When lawmakers return to Capitol Hill from Thanksgiving break, they’ll have a host of major legislative hurdles to face, including a possible federal shutdown in early December, a controversial defense policy bill facing a presidential veto, and a path ahead on pandemic relief for the entire country. They’ll also have Brian Tally’s bill. Tally, a […]

More vets running for Congress this election, but numbers on Capitol Hill may still drop

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Twice as many women veterans are running for Congress this year than did in 2018, but the overall number of veterans serving in the House and Senate is likely to drop again this election cycle. So far this year, 163 veterans have won primaries for House seats and 18 more for Senate seats. The 181 […]

Here are the 181 veterans running for Congress this year

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This year, 181 veterans are running for Congress in 162 House and Senate races spread around the country. That number is a slight increase from the 173 veteran candidates who won major political party primaries in 2018. Included in the total are several high-profile races, several of which could decide which party controls the Senate. […]

Here are the 181 veterans running for Congress this year

This year, 181 veterans are running for Congress in 162 House and Senate races spread around the country. That number is a slight increase from the 173 veteran candidates who won major political party primaries in 2018. Included in the total are several high-profile races, several of which could decide which party controls the Senate. […]

Time running out on the last US-Russia nuclear arms treaty

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WASHINGTON — Time is running out on an arms control treaty that, if it’s allowed to expire, will leave the world with no legal restrictions on U.S. and Russian nuclear weapons for the first time in nearly half a century. If President Donald Trump doesn’t extend the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty — only remaining […]