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…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 29, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 29, 2016 In This Issue: Army Retains SFC Martland FY 2017 Defense Bill Overview VFW Lauds Senate VA Committee Efforts House Markup of Health Care Legislation VFW Supports Continued Research for Gulf War Illness New Four-Star Leadership V-E Day Commemoration MIA Updates Army Retains SFC Martland: The Army announced…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 22, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 22, 2016 In This Issue: VFW Testifies on Veterans Preference VFW Presents Views to Commission on Care House Hearing on VA Health Care Delays House Hearing on Pending Health Care Legislation Senate Armed Services Subcommittee Hearing on PTSD, TBI Senate Confirms VA Inspector General Brain Trust Conference Higher Pay…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 15, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 15, 2016 In This Issue: VFW Testifies at Two Bill Hearings House Holds Hearing on IT Military Construction and VA Bill Advanced by Congress VA’s Commission on Care to Hold Public Meeting Puerto Rican Regiment Receives Congressional Gold Medal Top VFW & Auxiliary Volunteers Veterans in Public Office MIA…

Action Corps Weekly – April 8, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 8, 2016 In This Issue: VFW Set to Testify Next Week VA Provides New Care to Migraine Sufferers Army in State of High Risk USAF Authorizes Gold Star Lapel Button Wear MIA Updates VFW Set to Testify Next Week: Next week, the VFW will testify at two hearings before…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 1, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – April 1, 2016 In This Issue: VFW, VA Host Successful Women Veterans Facebook Q&A Pentagon VSO/MSO Roundtable Army Surgeon General Roundtable 125,000 Post-9/11 Veterans Wrongly Denied VA Benefits Vietnam Veterans Day New Campaign Medal Approved MIA Update VFW, VA Host Successful Women Veterans Facebook Q&A: The VFW teamed with VA…

VFW Stands With Belgium

VFW Stands With Belgium Terrorism must be destroyed before it strikes U.S. WASHINGTON (March 23, 2016) — While extending his condolences and support to the people of Belgium, the national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States also called yesterday’s terrorist attack another wakeup call to an America that remains ill…