Tag: veteran suicide

Florida’s Senators Back Joni Ernst’s, Mark Kelly’s Bill to Take Action on Military Suicides

Last week, more than 30 members of the U.S. Senate, including Florida’s two senators, backed U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst’s, R-Iowa, and Mark Kelly’s, D-Ariz., proposal “that would require the U.S. Department of Defense to...

Matt Willhite: Congress Needs to Ensure VA Does More to Stop Veteran Suicides

Last week, state Rep. Matt Willhite, D-Wellington, continued his push in Tallahassee for a memorial urging Congress “to recognize the epidemic of suicide among veterans and fully fund suicide prevention efforts by the United...

Ron DeSantis Announces Florida Defense Support Task Force Grants

The awards were given to the Northeast Florida Firewatch Council and the Bay County Board of County Commissioners.

Neal Dunn Backs Two Bills to Help Veterans During Coronavirus Pandemic and With Mental...

Dunn is cosponsoring U.S. Rep. Conor Lamb’s, D-Penn., “Supporting Education Recognition for Veterans during Emergencies (SERVE) Act.”