VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 9, 2018

VFW Action Corps Weekly March 9, 2018 In This Issue: 1. VFW National Commander Testifies Before Congress 2. VFW-SVA Legislative Fellows Push Priorities 3. VFW Women’s Advisory Committee in D.C. 4. Hearing on Proposed Changes to Arlington National Cemetery Eligibility 5. VFW Attends VA Caregiver Meeting  6. VFW Letter Urges Preservation of Educational Protections 7.…

VFW to Congress: ‘Repeal Sequestration Once and for All’

VFW to Congress: ‘Repeal Sequestration Once and for All’ Today’s testimony caps the 2018 VFW Legislative Conference WASHINGTON (March 7, 2018) – This morning, before a joint hearing of the Senate and House Veterans’ Affairs Committees, the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. delivered testimony focused on ending sequestration and improving the care, services and programs…

VFW Names Youth Scholarship Winners

VFW Names Youth Scholarship Winners Maryland student takes 1st place $30,000 scholarship WASHINGTON (March 6, 2018) – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. is proud to announce the national winners of its 2017-18 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen youth scholarship competitions. The winners were announced live during last night’s Parade of Winners…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 2, 2018

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 2, 2018 In This Issue: 1. VFW to Deliver Veterans’ Voice to Congress 2. State of VA Health Care Survey 3. VFW Meets with White House Chief of Staff 4. Frelinghuysen to Receive VFW Congressional Award 5. Legislative Conference to be Livestreamed 5. State of the Coast Guard 6.…

VFW to Deliver Veterans’ Voice to Congress

VFW to Deliver Veterans’ Voice to Congress Ending sequestration, fixing VA tops VFW legislative agenda WASHINGTON (March 2, 2018) — More than 500 members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. and its Auxiliary are arriving in the nation’s capital this weekend to urge their respective members of Congress to end sequestration and…