VFW Auxiliary Celebrates Historic Year in Membership

VFW Auxiliary Celebrates Historic Year in Membership Kansas City, Mo., May 24, 2016 – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) Auxiliary is excited to announce that it has achieved more than 100% in membership for the first time since 1993. More than 464,000 male and female members representing all 50 states,…

VFW National Commander, KC Mayor Lay Wreath at WWI Museum

VFW National Commander, KC Mayor Lay Wreath at WWI Museum KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 20, 2016) – Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States National Commander John A. Biedrzycki Jr. and Kansas City Mayor Sly James took part in a wreath laying ceremony at the National World War I Museum today to commemorate the 100th…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – May 20, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – May 20, 2016 In This Issue: House Advances Bills Hearing on Innovative Careers in Technology House Passes Amendment for Blue Water Navy Benefits Congress Advances VA Appropriations Bills New Army Secretary Sworn In MIA Update House Advances Bills: On Wednesday, the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee held a markup to advance…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – May 13, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – May 13, 2016 In This Issue: House Hearing on Veteran Suicide Senate Hearing on Tribal Veterans Health Care Bill House Passes Veterans Bills Senate Advances Veterans Omnibus House Advances Key Bills Changes to Spina Bifida Program Take the Military Family Survey MIA Update House Hearing on Veteran Suicide: The House…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – May 6, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – May 6, 2016 In This Issue: Progress, Promise, and Challenges in U.S. Veterans’ Health Policy VA Expands MyVA Communities New Director of Center for Women Veterans New Military Sexual Assault Report Take the Military Family Survey Invictus Games Begin This Weekend V-E Day Commemoration MIA Update Progress, Promise, and Challenges…