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My Turn: We love Alaska Airlines

...month Alaska Airlines partnered with the Alaska Honor Flight program to transport veterans at no charge to view the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. The Honor Flight program transported its largest group of veterans from all across the...
Opponents of World War II Memorial site file suit

WASHINGTON - Opponents of placing a World War II memorial on the National Mall between the Washington Monument...designating space on the Mall's central axis for the World War II memorial," Ray Smith, national commander of the American...
Respecting liberty means hearing all sides of the story

...while implementing sequestration last March. And he's right that the administration shouldn't have closed the World War II Memorial in Washington DC or threatened to cancel military academy football games as ways of making sure everyone felt the...
Carothers: Finding a place for veterans

...President Clinton will break ground for the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. During the Cowper administration...000 toward the construction costs of the National World War II Memorial, in part to honor Alaskans who served in the war...
Moving forward with looking back

...japanese symbols for memory, recollection and remembrance, as well as a title commemorating the project as a World War II memorial to the Japanese and Japanese-Americans who were taken from their home in Juneau."We'd like it to be finished...
My Turn: Honor and mourn troops, regardless of politics

Last week, while in Washington, D.C., I visited the National World War II Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial, and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. They are solemn reminders of the cost of war. Twenty...
Remember the War on Terrorism this July 4th

...Last month, Americans recognized the supreme sacrifices of earlier generations who beat world terrorists. The World War II Memorial was dedicated May 29 in Washington, D.C. Memorial Day was observed solemnly May 31. On June 6 in France...
My Turn: In America, much remains to be done on behalf of veterans guarantees, authorized increases in housing vouchers for homeless veterans, expedited construction of the World War II Memorial, and passed significant legislation allowing, for the first time, special payments for military retirees who...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...last Veterans Day at a Washington, D.C., ceremony in which President Clinton broke ground for the National World War II Memorial. Carothers will be introduced in the context of Knowles' push for a veterans' priority in the state-run Pioneers...

...Inc., and can call (800) 222-2294 for more information. Nurses are also eligible for inclusion on the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C. The memorial commemorates those who helped win WWII both in the military and on the home...


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