Monthly Archives: March 2012

Now you can donate on Paypal.Thank you for your support

At Veterans for Common Sense we are proud to be fighting for America and her veterans. Advocating for smart and pragmatic policy solutions and using the media to raise awareness and further the discussion on key issues. We have had … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Corporate America’s Military Opportunity

Veterans offer companies the grit and skills needed to succeed. March 27, 2012 (Wall Street Journal) – In his State of the Union address this January, President Obama rang a bell that is still sounding 10 years after our wars … Continue reading

Posted in Veterans Articles & News | Comments Off

New HUD and VA Initiative to House Nearly 10,000 Homeless U.S. Vets

March 27, 2012 (National Mortgage Professional) – U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Eric K. Shinseki have announced that HUD will provide $72.6 million to public housing … Continue reading

Posted in Veterans Articles & News | 1 Comment

First Defendants Graduate from L.A. County Veterans Court

March 27, 2012 (LA Times) – The first seven graduates of the Veterans Court in Los Angeles County will be honored Tuesday morning after undergoing mental health treatment and regularly appearing before a judge. The court, like others in Orange … Continue reading

Posted in Veterans Articles & News | 1 Comment

VCS in the News- After the War: PTSD and Veterans’ Care

BATTEN: Matthew Letterman came home from the Gulf War in 1991, but in some ways, he says, he never really left Iraq. LETTERMAN: I left a piece of myself over there. You know, I would like to either go there … Continue reading

Posted in VCS In The News, Veterans Articles & News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment