Here is a short news clip that was run on channel 13 in Illinois. The video features State Captain Bob Ochsner and is announcing the resolution reading in Springfield, Il.
Gold Star Dad Michael Thorpe has been appointed captain in the state of Oregon – Michael is the father of Marine LCpl Tyler John Troyer KIA in Iraq 19 November 2005. Oregon Gold Star Dads can contact Michael through the website forum or members area.
I am proud to announce the appointment of two new Gold Star Dads State Captains. These gentlemen are heavily involved in the gold star communities in their states and will make fine State Captains. Please welcome. . . William (Bill) Uzenski as the new Captain of Montana – Bill and his wife Rebekah are the […]
The Gold Star Fathers Act of 2012 will be introduced tomorrow, 22 March by Congressman Tim Bishop, D-NY. This bill will establish much-needed equality in our nation’s treatment of the parents of disabled veterans or deceased veterans. Under current law, unmarried mothers of certain disabled or deceased veterans, but not fathers, are granted “preference eligible” […]
Michigan Congressman Introduces H.Res.577 – Chairman Fred Upton, MI-06 introduced the Gold Star Dads bill. H.RES.577 officially recognizing the service of the Gold Star Dads of America. We need to reach out to the entire Congress to look for cosponsors. Please contact your individual Congress person and request they cosponsor H.RES.577. This should be an […]