Executive Vice President, Policy
Larry Korb describes the conditions that allowed Russia's forces to be overwhelmed by Ukrainian troops.
Discussing Air Force and Space Force personnel, the crisis in Ukraine, competition with China, human rights, and the role of the U.S. in the world
Military service members, veterans, and their families have many reasons they need leave, and, along with all Americans, need comprehensive paid family and medical leave policies.
Michele and Igor discuss President Trump's announcement to bar transgender people from serving—in any capacity—in the nation's armed forces.
On Veterans Day, the Center for American Progress offers a statistical snapshot of the nation's veterans and the challenges they face.
On Veterans Day, the Center for American Progress offers a statistical snapshot of our veterans and the challenges they face.
Military Compensation Reform
A statistical snapshot of our veterans and the challenges they face.
American security relies heavily on the cooperation of the U.S. armed services, the U.S. Department of Defense, and private contractors, but not all of them are afforded basic employment protections on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
More than 1 million service members and veterans could benefit from the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and other common-sense measures to prevent workplace discrimination.
If passed into law, ENDA could significantly curtail high rates of veteran unemployment.
Although the Supreme Court struck down key provisions of the Defense of Marriage Act, anti-gay, activist governors still refuse to treat same-sex military spouses equally at National Guard installations.