The Back Brief

The Back Brief

The Back Brief

CATEGORY: News
Hosted by Army combat veteran Rod Rodriguez and featuring the Connecting Vets team of reporters, The Back Brief is a weekly show featuring the top veteran stories of the week.
  1. March 10, 2021
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    Former SF Soldier Chris Mcphee talks race, extremism…
    Chris Mcphee is a former SF soldier turned videographer and now apparel company partner! He's bringing a new face to the world of veteran clothing and changing the way we think a veteran looks like.Check out th…
  2. January 29, 2021
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    Reddit vs Wall Street
    This week has been absolutely crazy for investors! Folks have jumped on the GameStop, AMC, and Black Berry bandwagons, but what does it mean for you? Before you go pulling out your TSP and life savings, give fi…
  3. January 15, 2021
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    VA is denied COVID vaccines, 21K Troops for DC, and…
    CV reporter Abbie Bennett takes us into some of this week's most important stories! Warp Speed denies the VA more COVID vaccines, 21,000 troops authorized to protect the Capital, and some news you might have mi…
  4. January 06, 2021
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    DC under siege, what happens next with Jack Murphy
    Jack Murphy and Rod Rodriguez talk about the breaking story of the rioters breaching the Capitol floor and what this means for the country.Go to www.connectingvets.com for more stories about this national crise…
  5. December 23, 2020
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    Phil Briggs Has a Heart Attack, also Christmas
    CV reporter and Navy veteran Phil Briggs almost died over the Thanksgiving holidays but he lived to tell the tale of his heart attack. Folks, go get your ticker checked and while you're checking things check ou…
  6. December 18, 2020
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    The Death of a Delta Force Operator is raising quest…
    CV reporter Jack Murphy takes us into the unfolding story of the death of Delta Force Operator Master Sgt. William J. Lavigne II. A tragic story with a past that involves another shooting, the death of a Green…
  7. December 11, 2020
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