The TAPS Daily - November 4, 2020


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Today's Highlights

 

  1. Follow 2020 Election Results Live: Nation Waits for Final Vote Counts
    Time
    Votes are still being counted across the U.S. after Election Day failed to deliver a definitive result, the outcome to be determined by final tallies in a familiar handful of battleground states.
  2. What veterans and service members want from the next commander in chief
    Military Times
    Veterans, active duty service members and advocates have weighed in on what they want to see done for the military community over the next presidential term.
  3. Ninth U.S. service member dies from the coronavirus
    Stars & Stripes
    A ninth service member has died from the coronavirus as the military nears 59,000 cases of the disease, according to Pentagon data.
  4. COVID-19 Cases Reaching Record Highs in Military, Among Veterans
    Military.com
    The VA is seeing a resurgence of patients with COVID-19, with the number of active cases at 6,454 as of Tuesday, exceeding the record high of 6,424 set July 20.
  5. Tax Breaks Coming to Some Vets, Surviving Spouses in These 3 States
    Military.com
    Voters in three states moved decisively to approve measures aimed at offering support and appreciation -- in the form of tax breaks -- to veterans.
  6. Military ballots likely among those left to be counted
    The Hill
    Tens of thousands of military ballots are likely among those that still need to be counted in key swing states where the presidential race remained too close to call on Wednesday.

 

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