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USO Fundraises to Salvage Fleet Week
ABC News ^ | May 1, 2013 | by Sarah Parnass

Posted on 05/01/2013 4:52:56 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer

It’s not the Air Force holding a bake sale to buy a bomber, but the USO is holding a fundraiser to keep Fleet Week afloat after it was torpedoed by sequester cuts.

The United Service Organizations sent out its fundraising pitch email this week.

“Will we allow this opportunity to demonstrate America’s support of our men and women in uniform pass us by?” retired Col. Jack Jacobs asked readers in the email for the USO. “Not on our watch!”

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1 posted on 05/01/2013 4:52:56 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
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To: Oldeconomybuyer

Boy is Obama going to be wee wee’d up if they pull this off.


2 posted on 05/01/2013 5:38:26 PM PDT by EQAndyBuzz (The reason we own guns is to protect ourselves from those wanting to take our guns from us.)
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To: Oldeconomybuyer

Here is the link to donate to Fleet Week... I plan to inform everyone I know and ask them to give mightily...

how dare barack obama deny these heroes a little rest and relaxation...

I am hoping this year’s fleet week will be the greatest ever!

https://secure.uso.org/1304_FLEET/?sc=WM13FLTSC1


3 posted on 05/01/2013 5:42:11 PM PDT by true believer forever
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