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VFW Action Corps Weekly, June 24, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. VFW Testifies in House 2. Senate Holds Hearing on IT System 3. Senate Holds Hearing for New Assistant Secretary 4. Military Construction and VA Appropriations Agreement 5. House Passes Veterans Measures 6. VFW Opposes Veterans Preference Restriction 7. VFW Life Member to Receive Medal of Honor 8. MIA Update 1. VFW […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, June 17, 2016

flag sun media In This Issue: 1. Tell Your Members of Congress to Improve VA Health Care 2. House Hearing on VA Paper Record Management 3. House Hearing on Strategies for Veterans Seeking Jobs 4. Senate Passes Defense Authorization 5. White House Summit on United State of Women 6. VFW Supports Expanding Fertility Treatment Options for Veterans 7. […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, June 10, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. VFW Testifies before DNC Platform Committee 2. Commission on Care Meets to Discuss Final Report 3. House Oversight Hearing on VA Academic Affiliations 4. Senate Passes Female Veteran Suicide Prevention Act 5. MIA Update   1. VFW Testifies before DNC Platform Committee: On Thursday, the director of national legislative service, Raymond […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, June 3, 2016

CIC 2015 media In This Issue: 1. No Confused Politics at VFW 2. VFW Responds to McCain Attack 3. SECNAV Signs New Administrative Separation Policy 4. VA Announces Partnership to Empower Women Veterans 5. TRICARE Pharmacy Emergency Procedures in Texas 6. Check Your Voter Registration 7. D-Day Commemoration 8. USPS Unveils New Service Cross Stamp 9. MIA Update […]

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, […]