Robert G. Loughery, Chairman of the Board of Bucks County Commissioners, talks about creating quality jobs through the Bucks County Workforce Development Board training programs. Recorded March 1, 2018.
According to an internal audit, more than 57,000 veterans have not been scheduled for an initial appointment with the US Department of Veteran Affairs. Rep. Jon Runyan (R-NJ) discusses this delay in healthcare access for our returning servicemen and women. Visit Rep. Runyan on the web at www.Runyan.house.gov
As veterans transition back into civilian life, they can struggle with challenges and stereotypes. Bill Rausch, Executive Director of Got Your Six discusses efforts to change the veteran narrative from one of pity to empowerment and how civilians and veterans together can strengthen our communities.
"Most Americans view veterans in one to two ways, either as heroic or as broken. ... Most of us are neither broken nor heroic. We're just like everyone else.... We're ready to come back and serve our communities."
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The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation seeks to create positive change for youths in under-served communities, focusing on youth development and mentorship. To learn more, visit the Malcolm Jenkins Foundation on the web at www.theMalcolmJenkinsFoundation.org
The National Mall is America's front yard. Caroline Cunningham of the Trust for the National Mall discusses ongoing efforts to restore and preserve this national treasure. Visit the Trust for the National Mall on the web at www.NationalMall.org