The Texas National Guard in the Valley Reached Out to a Local Food Bank While Waiting For Their Payhecks
It’s unclear if any troops have used the charity resource, but it’s bad optics surrounding the already controversial decision to send the National Guard to the border.
In 2004 Dan Rather tarnished his career forever with a much-criticized report on George W. Bush’s National Guard service. Eight years later, the story behind the story can finally be told: what CBS’s top-ranking newsman did, what the president of the United States didn’t do, and how some feuding Texas pols got the whole ball rolling.
May 1, 2012 | by Joe Hagan | Politics