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They’re Shooting at Us

They’re Shooting at Us

| August 30, 2011

Here’s what Steve Southerland a Republican “serving” the 2nd District of Florida thinks of his job… “‘And by the way, did I mention? They’re shooting at us. There is law-enforcement security in this room right now, and why is that?” Southerland told about 125 people in an auditorium at the Westminster Oaks retirement community. “If […]

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Danger Pay On The Chopping Block

Danger Pay On The Chopping Block

| July 5, 2011

The first major overhaul in hostile fire pay since World War II has been ordered by a Senate committee in a plan that would pay troops based on their actual number of days in a hostile area rather than a flat monthly rate.

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