In this Thursday, March 11, 2010 file photo, Tammy Duckworth, assistant secretary for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, arrives at the World War II Memorial in Washington for a ceremony honoring World War II veterans who fought in the Pacific. Duckworth became a double amputee when her National Guard helicopter was shot down in Iraq in 2004. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

How Will System Change With Introduction Of 16 New Vets In Congress?

(NEW YORK) MintPress – Veterans Day may not be until next week, but many of those who served in Iraq and Afghanistan are already making their voices heard. A record high 42 new veterans ran for Congress this year —  by far the most that the post-9/11 generation of veterans has seen in national elections since […]