Retired Major General Paul Eaton Strongly Rejects Ben Carson's Call To End Veterans Affairs
“Dr. Carson’s writing a bad prescription, here. Austerity should not fall on the backs of those who have given all they have for this country, in uniform."
VoteVets PAC endorses fellow veteran, John Bel Edwards for Governor
The largest progressive veterans group in America, with over 400,000 supporters, VoteVets PAC, today is endorsing fellow veteran John Bel Edwards for Governor of Louisiana.
VoteVets Announces New Partnership With NextGen Climate Action
The largest progressive veterans group in America, with over 400,000 members, VoteVets Action Fund, is proud to announce a renewed partnership with NextGen Climate
Ernst welcomes generals' support for renewable fuelsCedar Rapids Gazette ·
Sen. Joni Ernst welcomed the support of a trio of retired generals who are in Iowa this week to express their support for the Renewable Fuel Standard, a federal mandate that the nation’s fuel supply contain a certain percentage of corn-based ethanol.
Veterans: Register’s Trump editorial ‘nailed it’Des Moines Register ·
Paul Eaton, a retired major general, and Steven Anderson, a retired brigadier general, visited Des Moines on Wednesday for a news conference to stress the importance of the renewable fuels standard as a national security issue.
Retired generals: Protect renewable fuel standardQuad City Times ·
Gen. Wesley Clark, Maj. Gen. Paul Eaton and Brig. Gen. Steven Anderson spoke to reporters Wednesday in Des Moines to express their support for the Renewable Fuel Standard
Veterans: Renewable fuel law a national security issueBy Carol Hunter · Des Moines Register ·
Three retired military officers made the case Wednesday that development and use of renewable fuels is a key component of national security.
Retired Admirals Torpedo President TrumpBy Tim Mak · Daily Beast ·
Jon Soltz, a veteran and founder of the progressive group VoteVets, said he approached Trump at a fundraiser in 2007, asking the businessman if he would like to help Afghanistan and Iraq vets get elected.
Well-funded vets groups prepare for 2016 battleBy Austin Wright · Politico ·
The meeting took place on a recent evening at the Capitol Hill restaurant Bullfeathers, where Soltz and the lawmakers, all veterans, plotted how to elect more Democratic military veterans to Congress.
Trump's Standard Conservative PlaybookBy Jon Soltz · Huffington Post ·
Lesson: In the Republican Party, attacking someone's service can be acceptable, if you do it to win a race.