VFW Action Corps Weekly, May 22, 2015

media  flag and eagle In This Issue: 1. Memorial Day 2015 2. Denver Project Hangs in the Balance 3. House Passes Multiple Veterans’ Bills 4. Senate MilCon/VA Appropriations Markup 5. New Army and Navy Service Chiefs Nominated 6. Fighter Aces Receive Congressional Gold Medal 7. Four MIAs Identified   1. Memorial Day 2015: National Commander John Stroud will be […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, May 15, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Second Veterans Choice Program Report 2. VFW Testifies at Choice Program Hearings 3. Senate Holds Hearing on Key Bills 4. House Holds Oversight Hearing 5. Senate Committee Moves NDAA 6. VA Grants Higher Ed Waivers 7. Burial of Unclaimed Remains 8. National WWI Memorial Design Competition 9. Two WWI Soldiers to […]

Toby Keith & VFW Team Up to Support Veterans

vfw logo right NASHVILLE, TN – Singer, songwriter and entertainer Toby Keith has two deep and abiding interests aside from music: giving back to those who fight for our freedom and premium Mexican liquor. Therefore, in yet another meaningful display of support for America’s veterans, Keith has announced that he will join with the Veterans of Foreign Wars […]

Call to Action – by James Rippy

Mo sign media Subject: Information concerning the Veterans Homes Bonds Two bonding bills are at a crucial point in the Missouri State legislature.  Action is needed quickly if we are going to be getting authority to build a new veterans home this session or the near future. SCR 8, would authorize the issuing of $14.5 Million in bonds […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, May 1, 2015

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. VA Appropriations Passes with VFW Opposition 2. House Holds Hearing to Discuss Women Veterans’ Issues 3. Senate Committee Hearing on GAO and VAOIG Recommendations 4. House Armed Services Committee Advances NDAA 5. Navy Update 6. Take the Military Family Survey 7. V-E Day 70th Commemoration 8. End of WWII Commemoration 9. […]