Florida National Guard
Republican legislative leaders are pitching an aggressive state “GI Bill” that would attract more military veterans to Florida and attract more people to the Florida National Guard.
Spread among projects in Florida, Governor Rick Scott said the state will hand out more than $2 million in grants to aid military installations.
Just before Veterans Day, the entire community is invited to honor the veterans of the Vietnam War, and all wars, with a parade and free concert Friday.
While Washington remains in a standstill thanks to the GOP-forced government shutdown, the panhandle of Florida is preparing for a tropical storm and those preps could be hampered by the freeze in government.
It was quite a homecoming for the Florida families of the Florida Army National Guard’s 856th Quartermaster Support Company.
The attack on America, September 11th, 2001 broke our hearts, provoked our outrage, and evoked a fear we had never known. The changes in U.S. domestic security were immediate, dramatic and promise to be ever-lasting.