Larry Blumberg, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council,is joined by Nathan Max, U-T San Diego Military and Veterans Affairs reporter, to discuss Max’ coverage of the 2012 San Diego Veterans Day Parade. Blumberg chats about North Island’s Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 77 that was named by the Department of Defense as the winner of the prestigious Maintenance Award. Blumberg talks about the nomination of RADM Kenneth Floyd for appointment to the rank of Vice Admiral and commander of the Third Fleet San Diego; the December 12 SDMAC Achievement Awards; and Congress’ progress on the looming “Fiscal Cliff.”

The December 12 SDMAC Achievement Awards