Common Defense is a diverse, grassroots organization of more than 100,000 U.S. veterans, military family members, and supporters who are fighting to preserve the core values we swore to uphold and defend. Together we vow to protect our communities from hate and violence, to serve on the front lines for social, economic, and environmental justice, and to champion a truly equitable and representative democracy.
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Common Defense Endorses Tom Perriello for VA Gov
June 7th, 2017
"I am so honored to have the support of Common Defense PAC, a grassroots group of veterans and military families dedicated to preserving the inclusive Virginia values they swore to defend while in uniform,” said Tom Perriello.
Trump’s Support Among Veterans Plummets
June 5th, 2017
New polling data by Gallup shows that support for President Donald Trump in military communities has plummeted by 16% in the last month, and a majority of the military community now disapprove of Trump.
75 Military Veteran Leaders Sign Memo Calling for Unity to Defeat Trump
January 22th, 2018
Signers of the letter are a diverse list of leaders involved in Common Defense, who come from across the left-of-center political spectrum, including organizers from both Veterans for Bernie and Veterans for Hillary, members of the national security establishment as well as the peace movement, LGBTQ rights, and the racial justice movement, climate movement, and more.