During this Pride month, I’ve had the opportunity to pause and reflect and both appreciate the progress we’ve made as a nation, and to commit to the march toward change that still remains.
Our guest today is Dan Helmer. Dan is currently running for Congress in Virginia’s 10th Congressional District to challenge Republican Rep. Barbara Comstock. Dan is a Rhodes Scholar who graduated from West Point and then supported counterterrorism and intelligence operations with multiple deployments overseas. He lives in Fairfax, VA with his wife Karen, a public school teacher, and his two sons Harris and Aaron.
The Jewish Veteran, Vol. 71, No. 2
Fairfax, VA – Today, Dan Helmer, Democratic candidate for Congress in VA-10, received the endorsement of the national veterans’ group, VoteVets. The mission of VoteVets is to give voice to veterans on the every day issues that affect them and their families.
Either the withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris climate accord or a significant revision of U.S. commitments under it would be irresponsible and dangerous. Climate instability threatens our economy and our national security.