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Obama administration helped kill transparency push on military aid

September 17, 2013 --

By CORA CURRIER/ProPublica Sept. 17, 2013 — The U.S. spent roughly $25 billion last year on what’s loosely known as security assistance — a term that can cover everything from training Afghan security forces to sending Egypt F-16 fighter jets to equipping Mexican port police with radiation scanners. The spending, which has soared in the […]

Soldiers look to Bernie Marcus, not Pentagon, for care

Soldiers look to Bernie Marcus, not Pentagon, for care
December 22, 2010 --

At Project Share, started by Atlanta philanthropist Bernie Marcus, brain-injured troops get cognitive therapy rehabilitation to relearn basic tasks of life — care the Pentagon’s Tricare health plan won’t pay for.