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VFW Action Corps Weekly, May 27, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. Memorial Day 2016 2. Senate Hearing on Pending Health Care Bills 3. House Advances Veterans Legislation 4. Democratic Leadership Roundtable 5. VA Proposes APRN Full Practice Authority 6. Brain Health Summit Focuses on TBI/PTSD 7. VFW Hosts U.S.-Russia Joint Commission 8. MIA and Burial Updates   1. Memorial Day 2016: National […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, May 20, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. House Advances Bills 2. Hearing on Innovative Careers in Technology 3. House Passes Amendment for Blue Water Navy Benefits 4. Congress Advances VA Appropriations Bills 5. New Army Secretary Sworn In 6. MIA Update   1. House Advances Bills: On Wednesday, the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee held a markup to advance […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, May 13, 2016

sailors flag media In This Issue: 1. House Hearing on Veteran Suicide 2. Senate Hearing on Tribal Veterans Health Care Bill 3. House Passes Veterans Bills 4. Senate Advances Veterans Omnibus 5. House Advances Key Bills 6. Changes to Spina Bifida Program 7. Take the Military Family Survey 8. MIA Update   1. House Hearing on Veteran Suicide: […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, May 6, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. Progress, Promise, and Challenges in U.S. Veterans’ Health Policy 2. VA Expands MyVA Communities 3. New Director of Center for Women Veterans 4. New Military Sexual Assault Report 5. Take the Military Family Survey 6. Invictus Games Begin This Weekend 7. V-E Day Commemoration 8. MIA Update   1. Progress, Promise, […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, April 1, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. VFW, VA Host Successful Women Veterans Facebook Q&A 2. Pentagon VSO/MSO Roundtable 3. Army Surgeon General Roundtable 4. 125,000 Post-9/11 Veterans Wrongly Denied VA Benefits 5. Vietnam Veterans Day 6. New Campaign Medal Approved 7. MIA Update 1. VFW, VA Host Successful Women Veterans Facebook Q&A: The VFW teamed with VA […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, March 24, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. VFW Stands With Belgium 2. Appropriations Subcommittee Markup 3. House Hearing on Choice Program Networks 4. Telephonic Health Care Enrollment 5. Congress Extends Foreclosure Protections for Transitioning Service Members 6. Free Training Program for Veteran Entrepreneurs 7. Vietnam War Commemoration 8. VFW Calls on Vietnam Veterans for Help 9. MIA Update […]