WBUR: Convincing Veterans To Serve Their Country In The Political Realm

Over the last four decades, the number of veterans serving in congress has dwindled from 75 percent to under 20 percent.

A Boston-based organization is trying to change that. The group “New Politics” seeks out, nurtures and supports the candidacies of people who have served in the military or in organizations such as the Peace Corps or AmeriCorps.

Listen to the full WBUR interview here!