Posts Tagged Veterans and Military

Virginia Senators Welcome Virginia Vets To Washington


Marine Rob Jones, center, ran 31 marathons on 31 consecutive days in 31 different cities to raise money for veterans charities. (Credit: Michael Pope)

Veterans from across Virginia were on Capitol Hill this week, meeting with senators over coffee and doughnuts. Michael Pope reports.

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Portal Aims To Connect Veterans With Community Colleges

VCCSCredits2Careers60Using a new online tool, veterans can more easily get college credit for their work experiences. Virginia’s Community College System unveiled the new online portal this month. Mallory Noe-Payne reports.

Click here for the Credits2Careers program.

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Gillespie Rolls Out Plan for Veterans


Ed Gillespie, Glenn Davis

Republican candidate for governor, Ed Gillespie, right, talks with former Republican Lt. Gov. candidate Glenn Davis, left, at a polling place on primary Election Day.
Credit Steve Helber / AP

Republican candidate for Governor Ed Gillespie was in Norfolk today, unveiling a suite of proposals to help Virginia’s veterans. Mallory Noe- Payne has details.


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Bobby Scott Joins House Military Vets in Show of Support for Clinton


Credit: Michael Pope

Democrats are hoping that Donald Trump’s behavior on the campaign trail may be able to help them with military voters in Virginia. Michael Pope reports.


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