Don Tipton last month participated in a veteran suicide awareness campaign in Knoxville, Tenn. Tipton, a Knoxville Fire Department employee who served 10 years in the U.S. Army and 14 in the Air National Guard, plans to stand in a high-traffic area on the 22nd of each month to raise awareness. The Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to curb suicide among veterans. The president is expected to sign the measure.
Don Tipton last month participated in a veteran suicide awareness campaign in Knoxville, Tenn. Tipton, a Knoxville Fire Department employee who served 10 years in the U.S. Army and 14 in the Air National Guard, plans to stand in a high-traffic area on the 22nd of each month to raise awareness. The Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to curb suicide among veterans. The president is expected to sign the measure. Michael Patrick The Associated Press
Don Tipton last month participated in a veteran suicide awareness campaign in Knoxville, Tenn. Tipton, a Knoxville Fire Department employee who served 10 years in the U.S. Army and 14 in the Air National Guard, plans to stand in a high-traffic area on the 22nd of each month to raise awareness. The Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill to curb suicide among veterans. The president is expected to sign the measure. Michael Patrick The Associated Press

Senate, House pass bill to curb suicides among U.S. veterans

February 04, 2015 12:12 PM