And why the Veterans Administration stays under funded especially as same types, flag waving super patriots with their tiny lapel flag pins, rubber stamp war costs no questions asked, and their supporters like it that, macho, way!!
WASHINGTON -- 01/26/2013 -- Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) dismissed the military credentials of two of President Barack Obama's cabinet nominees Saturday despite the fact that both are veterans.
"Okay, we've got two pending nominations, John Kerry and Chuck Hagel," he said in responding to a question at the National Review Institute summit in Washington. "Both of whom are very prominently -- "
Cruz took a pregnant pause. "Anti-us?" said a moderator.
"Less than ardent fans of the U.S. military," he continued. read more>>>
Here's another rather infamous one with recent comments as to women serving the Country, that they don't, but at least the rush isn't on the public payroll dole like the cruz!
There's a name for this, back in the nixon era they turned it into wide spread actually happening, called 'verbal spitting' on us Vietnam vets. They spread it wide as actual spitting to further discredit the anti-war movement, many of whom were the first ones recognizing what is now long known as PTSD and giving comfort and aid as well as helping the vets go public to fight for what always has been. Kerry and Hagel know the verbal well, especially Kerry, but Hagel as well especially when second in the VA, under reagan, he approved of the design, chosen, for 'The Wall' which put the target on him by the chickenhawks and even brother vietnam vets like Kerry had on him by same, and who were doing so then as it continues into today, for those not walking in lockstep with the likes of this cruz freeloader and the butt rush!!