VFW Action Corps Weekly – September 25, 2020

VFW Action Corps Weekly  September 25, 2020 In This Issue: 1. VFW First-Ever Virtual Legislative Conference 2. Veterans Legislation Clears the House 3. Congress Moves VFW-Supported Legislation 4. Help PREVENTS Task Force REACH 20K Pledges 5. Senators’ Letter Urges Agent Orange Provision in NDAA 6. Survivors’ Benefits Bill Introduced in Senate 7. House Holds Hearing…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – September 18, 2020

VFW Action Corps Weekly September 18, 2020 In This Issue: 1. VFW Testifies Before House Committees 2. Medal of Honor Recipient Chats with VFW National Commander 3. VA-VFW Joint Facebook Live Event 4. House Holds Hearing on VA Supply Chain 5. VA Debt Relief for Disaster-Impacted Veterans 6. VA Notifies Veterans of Compromised Data 7.…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – September 11, 2020

VFW Action Corps Weekly September 11, 2020 In This Issue: 1. VFW Remembers 9/11 2. VFW Testifies Before Congress 3. 2021 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship Application is Open 4. Senate Hearing on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention 5. Arlington National Cemetery Limited Reopening 6. VA #FightFlu Initiative 7. Unprecedented Poll Worker Shortage 8. The VFW Podcast…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – September 4, 2020

VFW Action Corps Weekly September 4, 2020 In This Issue: 1. VFW Participates in VA Tele-Town Hall 2. September is National Suicide Prevention Month 3. VA Introduces New AI Platform 4. New VA Clinical Trial for Veterans with COVID-19 5. VFW Commemorates 75th Anniversary of V-J Day 6. MIA Update Download this week’s Action Corps…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – August 28, 2020

VFW Action Corps Weekly August 28, 2020 In This Issue: 1. VFW Thanks Taiwanese Government for Generous Donation 2. VFW Participates in Agent Orange Press Conference 3. Unprecedented Poll Worker Shortage 4. Gulf Coast States Eligible for Emergency Prescription Refills 5. Military Family Members and Retirees to Receive New ID Cards 6. TRICARE Select Enrollment…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – August 21, 2020

VFW Action Corps Weekly August 21, 2020 In This Issue: 1. Postal Delays May Impact Medication Shipments 2. The VFW Podcast Hits Airwaves Oct. 7 3. VA Partners with OnStar to Combat Veteran Suicide 4. Blood Donations Need Still Critical 5. DPAA Cancels Meeting 6. MIA Update Download this week’s Action Corps Weekly in PDF…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – August 14, 2020

VFW Action Corps Weekly August 14, 2020 In This Issue: 1. Adaptive Housing Bill Becomes Law 2. Respite Relief for Caregivers 3. VA Prepares to Welcome Back Volunteers 4. Arlington National Cemetery Releases New Education Program 5. DOD Offers Expanded Child Care Service 6. Complete the Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry 7. MIA…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – August 7, 2020

August 7, 2020 In This Issue: 1. Senate Passes Veteran Mental Health Legislation 2. Expansion of Caregiver Program Planned for Fall 3. VFW Recognizes National Purple Heart Day 4. Legislation Introduced to Include DBQs on VA Website 5. Legislation Introduced to Help Veterans Request VA File 6. Veteran COVID-19 Viral Testing Guidance for Community Care…