International Women's Day: 3,000 years of warrior women – gallery International Women's Day marks the publication of Warrior Women: 3,000 Years of Courage and Heroism, a guide to history's heroines, from Joan of Arc to Lieutenant Colonel Martha McSally. Take a look at some of the brightest, bloodiest and best
Martha McSally, an Air Force Academy graduate, is the first women to fly a fighter aircraft in combat and the first to command a fighter squadron. She is expected to clinch the Republican nomination in Arizona's Aug. 28 primary.
Martha McSally • First US female combat pilot • First US female combat squadron commander In July 2004, Col (ret) McSally led her A-10 team on a combat deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM, flying over 225 combat hours herself during a period of increased combat activity. She was awarded a Bronze Star and multiple Air Medals for her combat leadership and performance. Martha was next selected to attend the Air War College, graduating #1 in her class of 225.
Legislation News: H.R.3722 - Mental Health and Safe Communities Act of 2015 The bill was introduced in the House by Representative Martha McSally (R-AZ) on October 8th, 2015. This bill was referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology on September 30th, 2016. You can read the full post here: What are your thoughts on this bill? #TheFourthBranch #LegislationNews #Congress #House #Senate #HR3722 #USA #Politics #MarthaMcSally