Gil Beyer

AO, TE & a Dog and Pony Show

This column could be one of the most important I’ve ever written. It features two topics of immense concern to veterans everywhere. They are personal ... Full story

Where Do You Give Your Money?

Questions raised about 5013c ... Full story

We All Need to Check our Facts

Last month I reported that Representative George Eskridge was the last veteran serving in the Idaho House. I believed what I heard from a friend ... Full story

Summer news for vets

I’ll start with a little bit of housekeeping left over from last month starting with Memorial Day 2014. I received a corrected report from Ross ... Full story

Primaries Mark Big Changes for Idaho

First up this month is the report on the fundraising done for the local DAV on Memorial Day. Eighteen volunteers gave two hour shifts at ... Full story

A Valuable One Percent

Recently I had occasion to spend seven quality hours in and around concourse ‘B’ at the Denver Airport.  There were two separate high points during ... Full story

How Veterans Were 'Sequestered'

Our long road trip is over. Six weeks and approximately 7,200 miles later we are back in Bonner County and enjoying some of the best ... Full story

The Sequester Massacre

In last month’s article I briefly addressed the effects of the sequester on my efforts to get information from the Navy History and Heritage Command. ... Full story

Reunions and Coming Home

Here we are. The Dog Days of Summer are coming to a close and we start to look forward to getting a little cooler weather. ... Full story

Sequester Jeopardizes Military

For several months last year our Congress had the Sequester’hanging over all budgetary deliberations. For those of you who don’t remember, in 2011 Congress passed ... Full story