Entrepreneurship Helps Vets Reintegrate, And Getting Kansas City Bike Lanes Back On Track

Aug 2, 2017

Private, public, and non-profit programs exist in Kansas and Missouri to teach former service members the fundamentals of starting their own business. The veteran's entrepreneurship program shown here is at the University of Florida.
Credit Sgt. 1st Class John Fries / 81st Regional Support Command

From homelessness to suicide, we hear a lot about the serious issues facing American veterans. Today, we explore how business-ownership can play a part in reintegrating some former service members to a happy, healthy civilian life. Then, Kansas City, Missouri, officials Sherri McIntyre and Joe Blankenship help parse what's behind recent delays in projects to paint bike lanes in the downtown loop.