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This isn’t about politics. It’s about protecting our own.

There is so much that divides us these days. It’s rare that two groups that disagree much of the time can put aside their differences for a common goal. But for American veterans, our service and dedication to each other is stronger than political differences. We wore the uniform together, and we’ll continue to fight… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Friday, August 30th 2019

The critics are wrong – veterans and civilians want to leave Afghanistan

Earlier this year, President Donald Trump promised he would withdraw troops from Afghanistan. As peace talks with the Taliban continue, some policy leaders and lawmakers are trying to convince the president Americans don’t want to leave Afghanistan. In a recent op-ed, CVA senior advisor Dan Caldwell pointed out that polling shows they couldn’t be more… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Thursday, August 29th 2019

CVA is taking on foreign policy during August recess

Members of Congress are on recess from Washington this month, but that doesn’t mean we’re giving them a break. Concerned Veterans for America staff and activists are making the most of August by visiting members in their home districts discuss the issues that matter most to vets and their families. Foreign policy is on the… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Tuesday, August 27th 2019

Retired major general calls for withdrawal from Afghanistan

As peace talks continue between the United States and the Taliban, more and more Americans are calling for an end to the nearly 18-year war in Afghanistan. And a quick end at that. Last week, retired Army Maj. Gen. Paul Eaton, an Iraq War commander, wrote to the New York Times: Enough Americans and Afghans… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Thursday, August 15th 2019