Iowa Commission of Veterans Affairs http://iowapublicradio.org en Veterans Home Leadership Questioned http://iowapublicradio.org/post/veterans-home-leadership-questioned <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At least one state senator is calling for the person in charge of the Iowa Veterans Home in </span>Marshalltown<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to step down so a more thorough investigation can be conducted. This follows repeated complaints over management of the Veterans home. The Senate Veterans Affairs committee held a meeting Monday &nbsp;to hear testimony. Iowa Public Radio’s Clay Masters reports.</span></p> Tue, 07 May 2013 00:18:36 +0000 Clay Masters 20343 at http://iowapublicradio.org Veterans Home Leadership Questioned American Troop Withdrawal from Vietnam http://iowapublicradio.org/post/american-troop-withdrawal-vietnam <p>It was 37 years ago this month the final American soldiers completely withdrew from Vietnam. &nbsp;Bob Drury&#39;s new book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Last-Men-Out-ebook/dp/B0043RSJKY"><em><u><font color="#0066cc">Last Men Out: The True Story of America&#39;s Heroic Final Hours in Vietnam</font></u></em></a><a href="http://Last Men Out: The True Story of America's Heroic Final Hours in Vietnam "> </a>focuses on the final hours of eleven Marine Corps Security Guards who were the last to be flown off the roof of the U.S. embassy, just minutes before being captured or killed. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:00:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 156 at http://iowapublicradio.org