The push finally allow troops to sue the military over medical malpractice just got a major boost in Congress

Editor’s Note: This article by Patricia Kime originally appeared on Military.com, a leading source of news for the military and veteran community. A senator has taken up the cause to negate a controversial court ruling that bars service members from suing the federal government in cases of medical malpractice by military doctors. Sen. John Kennedy, […]

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Minnesota Democratic Party staffer under fire for calling USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul a ‘murder boat’

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said Tuesday he is appalled by a state DFL Party staff member’s tweet referring to the recently-launched USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul as a “murder boat.” “Certainly, the disrespect shown is beyond the pale,” said Walz, who served in the Army National Guard. William Davis, who has been the DFL Party’s research director […]

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‘We are there to deter aggression’ — Pompeo addressed CENTCOM on Iran mere moments before Shanahan announced his departure

TAMPA — Minutes before the Acting Secretary of Defense withdrew Tuesday from his confirmation process, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke at MacDill Air Force Base about the need to coordinate “diplomatic and defense efforts” to address rising tensions with Iran. Pompeo, who arrived in Tampa on Monday, met with Marine Gen. Kenneth McKenzie […]

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