The TAPS Daily - November 10, 2020


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  1. This Veterans Day, Make Sure the Vets in Your Life Know They Are Not Alone
    Military.com
    This Veterans Day, be mindful of vets dealing with the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  2. Amid pandemic, Marine Corps plans unconventional celebrations for its 245th birthday
    Stars & Stripes
    Happy 245th Birthday all you Devil Dogs!
  3. 1,400 artifacts trace Army lineage back to 1600s at new national museum, opening Vet's Day
    Army.mil
    The 185,000-square-foot museum National Museum of the United States Army opens Veterans Day at Fort Belvoir, Virginia with free, timed-entry tickets available if reserved in advance.
  4. Live Updates: Presidential Transition
    NPR
    Stay up to date on the latest with the presidential transition process.
  5. Arlington National Cemetery Set To Expand By 70 Acres, With 60,000 New Burial Spaces
    NPR
    Arlington National Cemetery is officially expanding by about 50 football fields' worth of space.
  6. VA is America's last line of defense. But it was left out of early pandemic plans, report finds
    Connecting Vets
    The Department of Veterans Affairs is meant to be America's backup healthcare system in times of crisis. But it was left out of early coronavirus planning and strategy at the highest levels.
  7. Five defense challenges on the horizon for Biden
    The Hill
    President-elect Joe Biden will have plenty on his plate when he is inaugurated, including several defense issues that could quickly crop up.
  8. Supreme Court Appears Likely To Uphold Obamacare
    NPR
    Comments from Supreme Court justices appeared to suggest Tuesday that a majority are inclined to leave the bulk of the Affordable Care Act in place.
  9. Dog days return to the White House
    CNN
    The time-honored tradition of First Pups returns to the White House this January.

 

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