Eye on Veterans 2019 Ep. 1

Eye on Veterans
January 16, 2019 - 1:16 pm

Eye on Veterans is a syndicated weekly radio show airing on CBS News Radio affiliates nationwide, as well as worldwide on AFN. A listing of stations that air the program, and our Eye on Veterans news minutes can be found here. For more information, or if you know of a guest you think should be on the show, you can contact the host of the show directly at Eric@ConnectingVets.com

Part 1

When Steve Smith retired from the Navy and settled in his wife's hometown in Nova Scotia, Canada he couldn't have guessed he'd end up being part of a mystery involving a shipwreck and a fellow american veyt, but that's exactly what happened. 

Part 2

When Green Beret vet Anthony Aguiniga's life hit rock bottom, it was his daughter that brought him out of it, and his shoe company that's now got him reaching for the stars. 

Part 3

Coming off of a big 2018, the Wounded Warrior Project is planning to do everything they can to make 2019 the best year yet for vets. 

Part 4

IAVA Legislative Director Tom Porter tells us that as soon as the 116th Congress was in DC, IAVA was knocking on their doors looking to lay the ground work for a succesful year ahead on Capitol Hill.

Part 5

Reporter Matt Saintsing tells us the initial numbers for the DoDs Blended Retirement System "opt-in" period are in, and it looks like the majority of service members opted out... except for those in one branch. 

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