Florida Guard Team, I regret having to inform you that Congress was unable to pass a budget or a continuing resolution before the deadline last night. As of midnight, we… read more →
As you probably have heard or seen in the news, it’s appearing unlikely that Congress will pass a defense budget before 1 October 2013. In the past week, there have also been indications that Congress may not pass a Continuing Resolution (CR), which is a temporary measure to fund the government until a budget is passed.
We have lost members of our Florida Guard Team to suicide in the past, and in almost every situation, the individuals exhibited signs that something was wrong – signs that may have helped others prevent these tragedies.
The Department of Defense has no more important responsibility than supporting and protecting those who defend our country and that means we must do everything possible to prevent military suicide.… read more →