Current News
8/01/13 NHQ Job Openings
4/25/13 FRA Takes Members’ Concerns to Capitol Hill
2/08/13 Letter to the Wall Street Journal on Cuts to Pentagon Spending

Press Releases
9/25/13 Leaders of the Veterans’ Community to Address FRA’s 2013 National Convention
9/19/13 FRA Hires New Finance Officer
6/20/13 FRA Marks 15th Anniversary of USCG Caucus Breakfast
6/07/13 Letter to Washington Post on Commissaries
4/25/13 FRA Takes Members’ Concerns to Capitol Hill
4/18/13 FRA Advocates Full ECI Pay Hike at Senate Hearing

News Bytes
2/27/15 FRA NewsBytes - 02-27-2015
2/20/15 FRA NewsBytes - 02-20-2015
2/13/15 FRA NewsBytes - 02-13-2015
2/06/15 FRA NewsBytes - 02-06-2015
1/30/15 FRA NewsBytes - 01-30-2015
1/23/15 FRA NewsBytes - 01-23-2015

2/26/15 Volunteer force: middle-class U.S. with a southern drawl
2/20/15 DOD plan would destroy commissaries, say industry reps

Sgt. Shaft

John Fales (a.k.a. Sgt. Shaft) is a columnist for the Washington Times. The Sgt. Shaft column is written with a wry sense of humor, empathy for the underdog, and strong love of country and fellow veterans that closely mirror the nature of its creator.

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