Action Corps Weekly, December 19, 2014

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Suicide Prevention Bill Blocked from Passage 2. Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Pilot Program Expansion 3. Army Launches OTH Discharge Upgrade Site 4. Defense Bill Adds New Child Custody Protections 5. Prescription Tracking 6. VA Nominees Confirmed 7. Keep Spirit of ’45 Alive 8. Three Korean War MIAs Identified 9. 113th Congress […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, December 12, 2014

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. VFW Charter Change Becomes Law 2. National Defense Authorization Poised to Pass 3. House Passes $1 Trillion Funding Bill 4. VFW Attends Press Conference 5. VFW Conducts VA Choice Card Survey 6. House VA Committee Hearing on Homelessness 7. House VA Subcommittee Hearing on Cemeteries 8. Ohio Bonus Deadline for OIF […]

WWI Veterans Coin passes Senate

Bell Media 2 Missouri Senator Roy Blunt is celebrating progress on an honor for World War I veterans. The U.S. Senate unanimously passed the “World War I American Veterans Centennial Commemorative Coin Act” , and the bill goes to the president’s desk to be signed into law. The Blunt-led effort would establish a World War I American Veterans […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, December 5, 2014

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Attack on Pearl Harbor Remembrance 2. Carter Nominated as New SECDEF 3. Caregiver Expansion Hearing Held 4. New Military Sexual Assault Report Released 5. Expansion of VA’s MST Program 6. No Copayments for Mental Health Peer Support Services 7. Two Korean War MIAs Identified   1. Attack on Pearl Harbor Remembrance: […]