The American Veteran: Standup comedian back on his feet with VA’s help, Air Force family makes BBQ dreams reality

The newest episode of VA’s The American Veteran features stories about: Navy Veteran Rodney Perry’s recovery from a severe stroke; a training program from the Small Business Administration that helps Veterans start small businesses such as Lyles BBQ in Kentucky; a conversation with Navajo code talker and Marine Corps Veteran Thomas Begay; and a look back at the National Veterans Wheelchair Games.  We also speak with VA secretary Dr. David Shulkin.

Watch episode #1103 above and previous episodes on VA’s YouTube channel.


Megan Moloney

— Megan served at VA from May 2013 to July 2018. She is the daughter, granddaughter and spouse of Army and Navy Veterans who served in World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan.