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Friday, Oct 24, 2014

Command Post

A military blog by Howard Altman

From Afghanistan to the Alafia, Command Post Tampa is your local military news source.

Helping those in need is vital part of military DNA

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If it weren’t for Air Force Tech. Sgt. Lewis Collins, Walter Padron might not have been able to go on a family cruise to the Caribbean for his granddaughter’s 15th birthday.

Lawyers needed to help veterans cut red tape

Published:   |   Updated: July 7, 2014 at 05:27 AM

St. Petersburg-based lawyer Matt Weidner devotes a good deal of time helping veterans navigate the legal system.

Funding has major impact at MacDill

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As always when something emanates out of the nation’s capital relating to defense or intelligence, I parse it for the effect on Tampa. With two military commands headquartered at MacDill Air Force Base that oversee operations in one of the wor...