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Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Resources for Veterans

As a Veteran, I understand the importance of knowing what programs and resources are available through the State of Illinois. Every veteran deserves the very best of benefits that will…

Monday, August 28, 2023
Remembering the 13 American Service Members Killed in Kabul in 2021

On August 26th, 2021, thirteen American service members died in the Abbey Gate suicide bombing at Hamid Karzai International Airport, attributed to ISIS-K. We remember their heroism and sacrifice for…

Monday, August 7, 2023
10 things to know about the Purple Heart

On August 7th in 1782, George Washington proudly established the Badge for Military Merit which would later be known as the Purple Heart. The shape and color of the Badge…