‘We just want parity’: Military groups call on lawmakers to give Operation Lone Star troops death benefits

Law enforcement officers who serve on Operation Lone Star get a $500,000 death benefit for their survivors if they die on duty. But National Guard troops on the same mission don’t get a dime from the state for their families if they die.

By James Barragán, The Texas Tribune, and Davis Winkie, Military TimesMarch 22, 2023 10:46 am,

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