The TAPS Daily - June 10, 2020


Welcome to The TAPS Daily - your source for some of the latest news, resources, and thought pieces from across the military and veteran community during the COVID-19 response.


Top 5 News Items

Today's Highlights

 

  1. National Guard COVID-19 Diagnoses After Protests Are ‘Disturbing’ Sign, Fauci Says
    (Military.com)
    One of the nation's top medical advisers on the U.S. response to the novel coronavirus pandemic said seeing troops test positive for COVID-19 after responding to protests is a likely sign more cases will emerge.
  2. PGA Tour golf returns on June 11 for first time since coronavirus hiatus
    (CNBC)
    PGA Tour golf returns on Thursday for the first time since mid-March, when the coronavirus outbreak halted sports around the globe. The top golfers in the world will tee off in Fort Worth, Texas at the Charles Schwab Challenge.
  3. Kansas Army National Guard members save choking infant at COVID-19 testing site
    (WIBW)
    An Army National Guard combat medic is being called a hero after actions she took to save a child in the Dodge City Ford County Health Department COVID-19 drive-thru reports the Kansas National Guard.
  4. New study of USS Theodore Roosevelt sailors reveals how coronavirus affects young, healthy adults
    (Stars and Stripes)
    A coronavirus study of USS Theodore Roosevelt sailors released Tuesday indicated the potential for some immunity to the disease based on antibodies found in the blood of positive cases.
  5. Bill would block presidents with no military service from being buried in Arlington Cemetery
    (Connecting Vets)
    United States senator and combat veteran introduced a bill that would block presidents or vice presidents with no military service from being buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
  6. Army ROTC National Commissioning Ceremony
    (Army ROTC YouTube)
    Watch on Friday, 12 June, at 10 Eastern to celebrate all Army ROTC cadets who are commissioning this year during the LIVE Army ROTC National Commissioning Ceremony.

 

TAPS In the News

TAPS In the News

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    Catch up on all the TAPS news stories over the years on the TAPS media resource page. 

 

Government Relations / Benefits

Government Relations / Benefits

 

Grief / Mourning

Grief / Trauma / Mental Health

 

Military News

Military News

 

Veteran News

Veteran News

 

Survivor News

Military Family News

  • MilSpouse Creates Apps to Support Black Businesses
    (Military.com)
    When Navy wife Jasmine Grant found herself trying to locate a job while raising two small kids amid the constant throes of military life, she did what many military spouses do: She started her own business.

 

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