28 Feb '18, 1am

About damn time.

WASHINGTON — This week, for the first time ever, two women are testifying before Congress as the top officials at major veterans organizations, helping to set the national agenda on a host of care and program issues. That’s a big deal to many in the veterans community , but not to the two commanders. Both women — Disabled American Veteran National Commander Delphine Metcalf-Foster and American Legion National Commander Denise Rohan — said they see historic significance in their roles, but also emphasized their gender really hasn’t meant many differences than past leaders’ work on veterans issues. “A lot of folks would think the older veterans wouldn’t be as accepting of it,” said Rohan, an Army veteran who has been active in the Legion for 32 years. “But I have not found anyone concerned. I did my time, they see I did my time.” Metcalf-Foster said in her congressional test...

Full article: https://www.militarytimes.com/veterans/2018/02/27/women-v...

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