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Missouri governor back fee increase on casinos to benefit nursing homes for military veterans

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri casinos would pay an extra dollar per gambler to boost funding for state-run veterans’ homes under a plan detailed Wednesday by Gov. Jay Nixon’s administration. Nixon budget director Linda Luebbering said a $1 increase for the per-patron fees that casinos are paying could generate about $50 million a year. The […]

VFW Washington Weekly, January 13, 2012

In This Issue:1. VFW Releases 2012 Priority Goals2. VA Extends Emergency Care Policy3. VGLI Insurance Increases to $400K4. AER Adds New Assistance Categories5. Reading of Names at The Wall:6. Three MIAs Return Home7. Foreign Service Photos Needed 1. VFW Releases 2012 Priority Goals: The VFW’s 2012 legislative priority goals are now available for download on […]

VFW MO 100% Posts by Division 1-12-12

Division 1 Division 2 Post 3944 Overland-St. Ann 116.10% (D12) Division 3 Division 4 Post 3404 Springfield 103.42% (D14) Post 6274 Ballwin 101.36% (D12) Post 3485 Doniphan 100.69% (D15) Division 5 Division 6 Post 1773 Carrollton 102.49% (D1) Division 7 Post 3416 Wappapello 106.19% (D15) Post 6947 Bismarck 102.19% (D8) Post 3770 Mountain Grove 101.13% […]

District Ranking by Membership 1-12-2012

1st: District 12 — 101.42%2nd: District 1 — 100.42%3rd: District 14 — 94.68%4th: District 15 — 93.93%5th: District 5 — 92.95%6th: District 9 — 92.64%7th: District 18 — 92.18%8th: District 6 — 91.29%9th: District 8 — 90.33%10th: District 2 — 89.70%11th: District 17 — 87.96%12th: District 7 — 87.65%13th: District 3 — 81.84%

Upcoming veteran pension deadline

St. James, Mo. — The Missouri Veterans Commission reminds Missourians that if you are a veteran with a non-service connected pension or a widow/widower who receives a pension from the VA, and have received an Eligibility Verification Report (EVR), you must fill out and mail the EVR to the VA by March 1, 2012 or […]

Red Wagon Raffle

Red Wagon Raffle  I’ve had questions on “where do I get the tickets?” There are no pre-printed tickets. Just use the 2? by 1? tickets that come in a roll. The same one’s most post use for attendance prizes and raffles at the Post. Don’t matter what color, just be sure the Name and Phone […]

VFW Washington Weekly, January 6, 2012

In This Issue1. Pentagon Unveils New Strategic Guidance2. TSA to Ease Military Screening 3. VA Expands Mobile Vet Centers4. Korean War MIA Identified 1. Pentagon Unveils New Strategic Guidance: President Obama, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey unveiled new strategic guidance at the Pentagon yesterday for a U.S. military of […]