First lady Michelle Obama has made a point of calling attention to the sacrifices of the armed forces and their families. She was at the Pentagon Friday to thank them. Should she do more?
Ending 'stop loss' is just one example of how he has sought to heal an overstressed military.
His plan is at odds with a bipartisan bill backed by Clinton and Obama.
Recognition is growing in the military that soldiers' injuries put extra hardships on immediate family members.