VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 17, 2017

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 17, 2017 In This Issue: 1. VFW Shares Concerns with President 2. Camp Lejeune Exposure Update 3. TRICARE Contract Start Date Delayed 4. Legislation Impacting Veterans Clears the House 5. HASC Sequestration Hearings 6. SASC Hearing on Marine Scandal 7. DOD Releases Service Academy Report 8. VA Seeks Under Secretary…

VFW Reacts to President Trump’s Budget Proposal for 2018

VFW Reacts to President Trump’s Budget Proposal for 2018 VFW applauds White House commitment to military and veterans, but says “more work lies ahead.” WASHINGTON (March 16, 2017) – The White House released its fiscal year 2018 budget proposal today, outlining how the Trump administration intends to repeal budget sequestration for defense spending, as well…

VFW Auxiliary Celebrates Historic Year in Membership

VFW AUXILIARY CELEBRATES HISTORIC YEAR IN MEMBERSHIP Organization achieves more than 100 percent in membership for the second consecutive year.   Kansas City, Mo., March 14, 2017 – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) Auxiliary is excited to announce that it has achieved more than 100 percent in membership for the…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 10, 2017

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 10, 2017 In This Issue: 1. Veterans Education Roundtable Caregiver Benefits Legislation Introduced HVAC Hearing on Future of Choice Program Location for Gulf War National Memorial Approved VA Mental Health Care for Vets with OTH Discharges VA Offers Free Services for MST HVAC Advances Five Important Veterans Bills Military…