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VFW Action Corps Weekly, April 28, 2017

In This Issue: 1. VFW Supports VA Accountability First Act 2. EO Improves VA Accountability, Whistleblower Protections 3. VFW Attends Roundtable on VA Caregiver Program 4. Retired Soldier Council Panel 5. Defense Health Agency Working Group 6. Senate Holds Veteran Suicide Prevention Hearing 7. VA Partners to Increase Medical Providers 8. New Construction Guidelines for […]

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 […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, December 16, 2016

In This Issue: Congress Passes Major Veterans Bill National Defense Authorization Act Clears Congress Military BAH Rates Set To Increase Army VSO/MSO Roundtable SECAF Holds Facebook Town Hall WWI Centennial Commission MIA Update Congress Passes Major Veterans Bill: This week Congress sent major veterans legislation to the president for his signature. H.R. 6416, the Jeff […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, August 12, 2016

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 […]