CVA Blog

Barack Obama
Op-ed | Why Won't They Just Say It?

Why won’t the Obama administration identify the dangerous ideology that is responsible for many of the world’s terrorist groups and threats?

By Karen Vaughn | Monday, February 23rd 2015

Op-ed | Secretary McDonald, What Have YOU Done?

In Capitol Hill hearing, VA Sec. McDonald attacked Rep. Mike Coffman, an Iraq war veteran, while defending the failing VA bureaucracy. In an attempt to shift the blame for problems at the VA to Coffman, McDonald stated, “I’ve run a large company sir. What have you done?”

By Emily Laird | Monday, February 16th 2015

Chuck Norris: The Defend Freedom Tour

Patrick Henry once said, “The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.” And for me, those special qualities have always been epitomized in our courageous men and women in uniform.

By Guest Columnist | Thursday, February 12th 2015

Op-ed | It’s time for Washington to act on military pay, benefits reform

The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission (MCRMC) recently released a comprehensive 300-page document that lays out a roadmap to responsibly reforming compensation, retirement and healthcare benefits for military personnel — and Congress should act on the recommendations.

By Pete Hegseth | Monday, February 9th 2015

Clint Lorance
Op-ed | Lt. Clint Lorance could be any one of us

The vast majority of Americans cannot comprehend the reality of combat. Media portrayals, no matter how seemingly realistic, only dimly reflect the true nature of what it means to come under fire from an enemy.

By Sean Parnell | Monday, February 9th 2015