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VFW Action Corps Weekly, March 27, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. VFW Testifies at Choice Program Hearing 2. VFW Testifies on Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization 3. VFW Testifies on Economic Opportunity Bills 4. VFW Participates in Steering Committee Roundtable 5. VA Expands Eligibility for Choice Program 6. Legislation on the Move 7. Bergdahl Charged With Desertion 8. Afghanistan Troop Level Remains […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, March 6, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Commander Testifies, VFW Meets One-on-One with Congress 2. VFW Discusses Sequestration with President 3. House Passes Two Important VA Bills 4. Student Vets Join VFW to Storm the Hill 5. VFW Participates in Toxic Exposures Roundtable 6. VFW Participates in Appeals Roundtable 7. Sanders Receives VFW Congressional Award 8. Carter Becomes […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, February 27, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Ending Sequestration Tops VFW Legislative Agenda 2. VFW Testifies Before Senate VA Committee 3. VFW Meets with House Democratic Leaders at Roundtable 4. VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship Program 5. Senator Sanders to Receive Congressional Award 6. VFW Responds to Forbes Attack 7. Voice of Democracy Program Winners   1. Ending Sequestration Tops […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, February 20, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. VFW Participates in Roundtable on Undiagnosed PTSD and OTH Discharges 2. VFW Participates in Fertility Roundtable 3. VA Releases Veterans Choice Program Video   1. VFW Participates in Roundtable on Undiagnosed PTSD and OTH Discharges: On Friday, the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs held a roundtable […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, January 30, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Military Compensation and Retirement Commission Issues Report 2. VFW Testifies on Pending Legislation 3. VFW Testifies on Military Transition 4. House VA Health Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Cost 5. VFW Talks VA Bonuses on Fox and Friends   1. Military Compensation and Retirement Commission Issues Report: The Military Compensation and Retirement […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, January 23, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Hagel Instructs Services to Embrace VSO/MSO Support 2. VFW Testifies Twice Before Congress 3. New Study on Veteran Suicide and Update on SAV Act 4. New Top Enlisted Marine Named 5. Devil’s Brigade to Receive Congressional Gold Medal 6. VA Kicks Off Its Yearly Art Competition 7. Vietnam War MIA Recovered […]