posted on May, 14 2012 @ 08:04 PM
. The other 36% undecided? That is an overwhelming 73% DO NOT APPROVE
Here are some snips from the article
Asked about Obama's handling of his job, 27 percent of veterans approved, and 37 percent disapproved, with the rest undecided
The Pentagon counts more than 6,300 American dead and 33,000 wounded in action in Iraq and Afghanistan. A Rand Corp study estimates that as many as
300,000 post-9/11 veterans suffer from PTSD or major depression, and about 320,000 may have experienced traumatic brain injuries, mainly from
But this father of five shudders at the memory of the young Vietnamese-American at Fort Jackson, whose fear of deployment was brushed off by an
officer. The soldier tried to commit suicide by shoving a pencil up his nose into his brain.
They'd strap gasoline cans to IEDs. Our soldiers burned alive. You'd hear them screaming, and you couldn't do anything."
He chokes up when he recalls "the geek-faced kid" from Oklahoma who was brought in to fix office computers in McDowell's Iraq bomb dismantling unit.
The young man, with no combat training, was sent into the field to hack into terrorists' laptops. Within weeks he suffered a mental breakdown.
Returning stateside, he shot his two children to death and killed himself.
Nice lives for our citizens. Or should I say deaths too.
edit on 5/14/2012 by longjohnbritches because: (no reason given)