Damn it, it's not right! This makes me so angry, and so sad. How can any human being be cast off and walked by, but most especially those that put their lives on the line for our country! The budget, initiated by republicans, with so many cuts to our veterans' services, sickens me.
President Obama with Tammy Duckworth (Assistant Secretary for Public and Intergovernmental Affairs in the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, U.S. Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district since 2013. She is the first Asian American woman elected to Congress in Illinois, the first disabled woman to be elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, and the first member of Congress born in Thailand.