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VA Reaches Out to Veterans about the Health Care Law

WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs has launched an awareness campaign and a new website,, to let Veterans know what the Affordable Care Act means for them and their families.  Veterans receiving health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs will see no change in their benefits or out-of-pocket costs when portions of […]

VFW Washington Weekly, July 3, 2013

In This Issue: 1. VFW Testifying at Several Hearings Next Week 2. VA Reviewing MST Claims 3. Opening Ground Combat MOSs to Women 4. VFW Intervenes in Prudential Insurance Lawsuit 5. VFW to Join Twitter Town Hall with Labor Department 6. Help Commemorate Korean War 60th 7. Remembrance Week 1. VFW Testifying at Several Hearings […]

VFW’s ‘Bud’ Lane prepares to retire

My VFW A St. Louis man who for years has aided local veterans obtain the benefits they’ve earned, will soon begin a new chapter in his life. Forest “Bud” Lane has announced that he intends to retire after working almost three decades as an employee of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. As a service officer for the […]