VFW Action Corps Weekly, April 17, 2014

CIC Bill media In This Issue:1. VFW Counters ‘Crazy Vet’ Editorial2. VFW Discusses Issues with Recovering Warrior Task Force3. Medal of Honor to Go to OEF Soldier4. Tricare Prime Update5. Field Report: Alaska Discusses Veterans’ Issues with Senator Begich6. Veterans Legislation Needs Your Help7. Two WWII MIAs Recovered 1. VFW Counters ‘Crazy Vet’ Editorial: VFW National Commander BillThien […]

VFW Washington Weekly, April 11, 2014

CIC Thien - media In This Issue:1. House Armed Services Talks Beneficiary Proposals2. Committee Asks VA for Explanation on Healthcare Delays/Deaths3. VFW Joins Capitol Seminar on Rural Veterans4. Veterans Crisis Line5. Congress on Two Week Recess-Time to Schedule a Visit6. Volunteers Needed for Reading of Names7. Three MIAs Recovered8. VFW Action Corps Rebranding 1. House Armed Services Talks Beneficiary […]

VFW Washington Weekly, April 4, 2014

CIC Thien - media In This Issue:1. Fort Hood Shooting2. VA Appropriations Clears Subcommittee3. VA Health Subcommittee Discusses FDA Safeguards4. House Discusses VA Responses to Congress 1. Fort Hood Shooting: “Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims and their loved ones and the entire Fort Hood family after yet another senseless and tragic shooting,” said VFW National […]

VFW Washington Weekly, March 28, 2014

CIC Bill media In This Issue:1. Senate Hears Military Compensation, Benefits Proposals2. Busy Week for House VA Committee3. VFW Calls for VRAP Extension4. Purple Heart Survey5. TBI App Now Available6. D-Day 70th Anniversary Planning7. National Memorial Day Concert Seeks D-Day Vets8. Three Korean War MIAs Identified 1. Senate Hears Military Compensation, Benefits Proposals: The Pentagon’s FY 2015 budget […]

VFW Washington Weekly, March 21, 2014

CIC Bill media In This Issue:1. VFW to Testify on Veterans Bills2. Armed Services Committees to Discuss Personnel Issues3. Compensation Commission to Meet in California4. Veterans’ Unemployment Drops in 20135. ALS Housing Grant Update6. Seeking Purple Heart Recipients7. Memorial Day Concert Seeks WWII Vets8. Two Korean War MIA Recovered 1. VFW to Testify on Veterans Bills: The VFW […]

VFW Washington Weekly, March 14, 2014

CIC Thien - media In This Issue:1. House /Senate Discuss VA 2015 Budget2. MST Bill Clears Senate3. Military Family Survey Ends this Weekend4. Two MIA Soldiers Identified 1. House/Senate Discuss VA 2015 Budget: This week, the House and Senate VA Committees held hearings on VA’s proposed FY 2015 budget. During the Senate hearing, Secretary Shinseki testified that the budget […]

VFW Washington Weekly, March 7, 2014

CIC Bill media In This Issue:1. VFW Advocates Take Message to Hill2. Defense Budget Hits Troops Hard3. VA Budget Released4. VA to Cover Full Semester for VRAP Students5. Take the Military Family Survey6. Korean War MIA Identified 1. VFW Advocates Take Message to Hill: As part of our March National Legislative Conference over 400 VFW leaders took to […]

VFW Washington Weekly, February 28, 2014

CIC Thien - media In This Issue:1. VFW Legislative Conference Update2. Senate Fails to Pass Comprehensive Vets Bill3. VFW Rallies for Advance Funding4. Senate Discusses Sexual Assault — VA/DOD Services5. House Discusses VR&E Program6. House VA Committee Holds Health Care Oversight Hearing7. President to Award 24 Medals of Honor8. Veterans Crisis Line Info 1. VFW Washington Conference Begins: More […]

VFW Washington Weekly, February 21, 2014

CIC Thien - media In This Issue:1. Comprehensive Veterans Bill Needs Your Help2. Advocates Needed for Advance Appropriations Push3. Military Compensation Commission Update4. More Secure VA ID Cards Coming5. SSA to Expedite Disability Process for Veterans6. VFW Joins Bush Summit on Empowering Veterans7. Tricare Pharmacy Update8. Military Family Survey 1. Comprehensive Veterans’ Bill Needs Your Help: VFW-supported legislation, the […]

VFW Washington Weekly, February 14, 2014

VFW Logo In This Issue:1. COLA Penalty Removed for Most2. Benefits Fights Not Over3. VFW Joins Panel on Veterans’ Education 1. COLA Penalty Removed for Most: Thanks in large part to VFW’s grassroots advocates for bombarding their congressional offices with tens of thousands of phone calls and e-mails, Congress overwhelmingly passed legislation this week to eliminate the […]
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