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VFW Action Corps Weekly, September 16, 2016

duffy media 2 In This Issue: 1. VFW Launches Mental Wellness Campaign 2. VFW Legislative Conference Concludes 3. VFW Supports GWOT Memorial Legislation 4. Senate Reviews Commission on Care Report 5. VA’s Misuse of Employee Settlement Agreements 6. House Advances Veterans Legislation 7. VFW Hosts Former Marine Corps Commandant/National Security Advisor 8. National POW/MIA Recognition Day 9. MIA […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, August 12, 2016

duffy media 2 1. VFW 2016 Federal Elections Survey 2. Visit the VFW Website 3. VFW to Host Facebook Chat on Vet Centers 4. V-J Day Commemoration 5. MIA Updates 1. VFW 2016 Federal Elections Survey: There are 2.2 million service members and 21 million veterans. Including spouses, surviving parents and voting age children, the estimated military/veteran voting […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, August 5, 2016

duffy media 1 In This Issue: 1. VA Releases Comprehensive Veteran Suicide Findings 2. Joint Commission’s VHA Special Focused Survey Project 3. New TRICARE Contracts 4. Veterans’ Preference Now Extends to Both Parents 5. New Federal Leave Benefit for Disabled Vets 6. Purple Heart Phone Scam 7. MIA Update   1. VA Releases Comprehensive Veteran Suicide Findings: On […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, July 22, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. VFW Heads to Charlotte for 117th National Convention 2. Women Veterans Panel Discussion at Convention 3. VA Expands Health Care Eligibility for Camp Lejeune Veterans 4. VFW Life Member Receives Medal of Honor   1. VFW Heads to Charlotte for 117th National Convention: From July 23-27 several thousand VFW and Auxiliary […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, July 15, 2016

CIC 2015 media 1. Senate Hearing on Electronic Health Care Records 2. House Committee Holds TBI Hearing 3. Flurry of Activity as Congress Leaves for Long Recess 4. VFW and SVA Launch 2017 Legislative Fellowship Program 5. U.S. to Keep 8,400 Troops in Afghanistan 6. Korean War Armistice Commemoration 7. MIA Update 1. Senate Hearing on Electronic Health […]