VFW Action Corps Weekly, January 27, 2017

In This Issue: 1. Federal Hiring Freeze Update 2. Three Veterans Tapped for Service Secretaries 3. VA to Begin Fertility Counseling and Treatment 4. Pentagon Changes RIF Evaluations   1. Federal Hiring Freeze Update: On Monday, President Trump initiated a 90-day federal hiring freeze until the Office of Management and Budget can develop a long-term […]

Department of Defense Extends Online Military Exchange Shopping Privileges to Veterans

The Department of Defense announced a policy change that will extend limited online military exchange shopping privileges to all honorably discharged veterans of the military. The veterans online shopping benefit will be effective this Veterans Day, Nov. 11. While shopping privileges exclude the purchase of uniforms, alcohol and tobacco products, it includes the Exchange Services’ […]

Dept of Mo 100% Posts

District 1 Post 2176 Bethany – 106.66% Post 4398 Richmond -100% District 2 Post 6280 Salem – 107.5% Post 6514 Osage Beach – 105.35% District 3 Post 3123 Grant City – 100% District 5 Post 3976 Sugar Creek – 101.6% Post 9997 Kansas City – 101.29% Post 6603 Blue Springs – 100.76% Post 8101 Buckner […]

U.S. Forest Service Hosts Online Hiring Event for Veterans and Persons with Disabilities, December 16-20, 201

 DATE-LOCATION-The Forest Service is excited to hire excepted service eligible applicants, such as Veterans and persons with disabilities (Schedule A). Applications will be accepted on www.usajobs.gov, December 16 – 20, 2016. Positions include: Frestry Technicians (GS-5) Engineering Technicians (GS-5) and Visitor Information Assistants (GS-5). Jobs are available throughout the United States. Requirements US Citizenship High […]