Sunday, February 8, 2015

Lt. Col Al Lugo Jr., Director of the VFW Veterans Village

The National Defense is back home, but still trying to talk to people in warmer climes!  Retired Lt. Colonel Al Lugo Jr. joins the program from Florida to talk about the VFW Veterans Village.  Al and his staff serve the veteran community in Fort McCoy, Florida.

Sunday, February 1, 2015

'American Sniper,' and the modern day soldier

The National Defense opens up this week by discussing the recent success of the "American Sniper" film, and it's subject, Chris Kyle.  Randy and Jerry talk about the unique position that American soldiers find themselves in both on the front lines and the homefront.

Monday, January 26, 2015

WWII Veteran Col. Chuck Booth New Book on Internet Jokes

The National Defense relishes the opportunity to speak with any veteran from WWII, especially when they're as full of stories as this week's special guest, Col. Charles Booth Jr., who has released, at age 95, a book compiling some of his favorite internet jokes.  You can find his book on Amazon, or wherever awesome books are sold.

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill

The National Defense is proud to welcome longtime friend of veterans back to the program, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill.  Senator McCaskill serves on the Armed Services Committee, and fills us in on just some of the latest development on Capitol Hill regarding VA, funding, and overall veteran care.