Who’s Running in Idaho’s GOP Primary for Legislative District 12? Hear From the Candidates
State Rep. Ben Adams of Idaho, a former Marine and veteran of Afghanistan, highlights Defend the Guard as an important bill he seeks to pass in his campaign for state senate.
The Growing Discontent Within the National Guard
NPR spoke with Sgt. Dan McKnight about his experiences in the National Guard, and how that branch too often gets the short side of the stick by the federal government — including being deployed into unconstitutional wars.
1,000 National Guard Soldiers to Deploy to Africa as Mid East Wars Wind Down
The focus of U.S. military deployments is turning towards Africa as the force structure continues to rely on the National Guard to supplement its manpower.
A Fat, Comfortable Military Is a “Woke” Military
From culture wars to bloated budgets, there are numerous problems with America's modern military structure that can be corrected through devolving decision-making to the state level.
Middle East to Middle America: How YAL Legislator Ben Adams Went from the Marines to the State House
A conversation between two allies in the liberty movement and their efforts to pass "Defend the Guard" bills in state legislatures.
Dan McKnight Speaks to Idaho Citizens on “Defend the Guard”
In a mock legislative session hosted by Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin, Idaho citizens overwhelmingly passed a "Defend the Guard" proposal given by Sgt. Dan McKnight.