VA eliminates net worth as health care eligibility factor

flag clouds media In a recent news release, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced it is changing eligibility for VA health care by eliminating net worth as a determining factor that will result in more Veterans having access to health care benefits. According to the release, this change makes VA health care benefits more accessible to lower-income Veterans […]

All-State Presentations – Mo VFW – 2015

Bell d Barbara Simpson provided these photos of the ones receiving their “White Hats” as symbols of attaining “All-State” .  Comrade Simpson currently serves as the Dept of Mo PR Chairman.  Thank you to Comrade Simpson for sharing with us. Find more photos like this on My VFW WebCOM Individual copies of these pics can be obtained […]

MU to give discount to veterans

cdr coin 3 media COLUMBIA — Beginning immediately, the University of Missouri Columbia campus will offer a 10 percent tuition break for military veterans and their dependents.  According to a press release, the award will reduce the amount of students’ base tuition and applies toward a maximum of 150 hours of undergraduate credit or 75 hours of graduate credit. […]

Gov. Nixon signs veterans/military members bills

Mo sign media Governor also discusses already-signed bills that will provide more than $33 million in improvements for Missouri’s seven veterans’ homes Cameron, MO Speaking at one of the state’s seven homes for military veterans, Gov. Jay Nixon today signed several bills that will help or honor Missouri military veterans and those Missourians currently serving in the armed forces. The […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, June 26, 2015

Stroud c June 26, 2015 In This Issue: 1. House Hearing on VA’s Budget Shortfalls 2. VFW Testifies on Benefits and Cemetery Bills 3. Senate Hearing on Pending Health and Benefits Legislation 4. VFW Endorses Opioid Safety Bill 5. VA Nominations Confirmed 6. VFW Continues COLA Penalty Fight 7. VFW Praised at MIA Family Conference 8. New […]

National Home Trip

vfw logo right I’ve had someone calling me about the application today. Also put something on there about I need an application each person going on the trip, if a married couple, that share the same last name, I will except one application for both people. I would like to have written or e-mailed head count by the […]

Dept of MO Membership Alert

Mo sign media He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother.  We only need you to get 325 more paid members by the last day of June to be 100%. Let’s break the losing train and get to 100%. Posts need to help those veterans who need our assistance.  State wide there are more than 325 out there that need […]