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Jerry Sturgill on Homeland Security

 

 


Maintain force structure needed for security of our nation

We must ensure that our Active Duty and National Guard/Reserve forces in Idaho maintain the force structure they need to continue to serve the security of our nation. The Idaho National Guard must be able to maintain its well-trained, well-equipped units to be available for prompt mobilization if ordered to active duty and continue to provide services to the state of Idaho during state emergencies.

We must assure that those who serve, and who are willing to risk everything for our country and our state, are honored and respected by proper pay and benefits for them and their families. Veterans of all ages must be equally honored and respected. Our government, and our current Senators and Representatives, seem to have forgotten about our veterans. We must address the troubled VA health care system by localizing management and decision making and by avoiding one-size-fits-all legislation that hinders the ability of local providers to truly serve our veterans.

Source: 2016 Idaho Senate campaign website Sturgill4Senate.com , Aug 31, 2016

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