Today's American Veteran is presented by the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes The show is hosted by Emmy nominated actor and Patriot Jack Scalia.
The Coalition supports all Veterans and is a non partisan outreach.The views expressed by our guests are their own and may not reflect those of The Coalition to Salute America's Heroes
Janine Turner is an Emmy and three-time Golden Globe-nominated actress known to millions of fans for her role in the hit CBS television show, Northern Exposure. She recently completed filming the movie, Solace, starring opposite Anthony Hopkins.
Janine’s lustrous career includes starring in NBC’s Friday Night Lights, Lifetimes’ Strong Medicine, and in feature films such as Steel Magnolias, Cliffhanger with Sylvester Stallone, Dr. T and the Women with Richard Gere, Night of the White Pantswith Tom Wilkinson and in Universal’s Leave it to Beaver as June Cleaver.
As a film maker, Janine won Best New Director at the Deep Ellum Film Festival for her short Film, Trip in a Summer Dress.
Janine is the creator, author and voice of the God on the Go Minute and she and her daughter, Juliette Turner, are the creators, authors and voices of The Constitutional Minute – both one minute spots for the radio.
Jack talks with Tom about his service and the Color Guard. When Honor Guard is in position behind the flag bases, the command is given to present colors. The U.S. Flag stays vertical; the other flags are tilted at 45 degrees. Flags are held in this manner until singing of National Anthem, Pledge to the American Flag, or both.
I am an active duty army Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) officer who is currently earning an MBA. I have been married for eleven years and have three children who are ten, eight, and six years old. I love stories in all mediums, including books, comics, movies, and television. I also enjoy high adrenaline activities, such as skydiving, whitewater rafting, and roller coasters. Bystanders is the first of four books that I have written with these characters. I also enjoy writing screenplays and teleplays. barnesandnoble.com/w/bystanders-phillip-murrell
Leroy Arthur Petry is a career United States Army soldier, now retired. He received the U.S. military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions in Afghanistan in 2008 during Operation Enduring Freedom.