Obama says ‘no’ to pensions for WW II Alaska guards

By Erika Bolsted McClatchy Newspapers Friday, September 25, 2009

WASHINGTON — In a strongly worded message to Congress outlining its priorities for a military spending bill, the Obama administration today said it disapproved of including money for pensions for 26 elderly members of the World War II-era Alaska Territorial Guard.

The Guardsmen are among those […]