VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 18, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 18, 2016 In This Issue: VFW, VA to Host Facebook Chat on Women’s Health Care and Benefits House Hearing on Gulf War Illness Senate Hearing on Pending Legislation House Hearing on VA Hiring House Hearing on VA Cybersecurity and IT Oversight VA Requests Participation in Burn Pit Registry Call…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 11, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 11, 2016 In This Issue: Senate Military Personnel Hearing Veterans Given a Year to Close Incomplete VA Enrollment Applications Full Week of Testifying Ahead Senate Appropriations Hearing on VA Budget Senate Military Personnel Hearing: The VFW testified Tuesday before the Senate Armed Services Personnel Subcommittee regarding the Pentagon’s fiscal…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 4, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – March 4, 2016 In This Issue: VFW National Commander Testifies before Congress VFW-SVA Legislative Fellows “Storm the Hill” Help with Choice Program Billing Issues DOD Improves Discharge Upgrade Process for Veterans with PTSD Senator Joins VFW in Fight for Korean DMZ Veterans Navy SEAL Receives Medal of Honor MIA Update…

VFW Delivers Testimony Focused on Fixing the VA

VFW Delivers Testimony Focused on Fixing the VA Today’s testimony caps the VFW Legislative Conference. WASHINGTON (March 2, 2016) – Today, before a joint hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs Committees, John A. Biedrzycki Jr., national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S., delivered testimony focused on recommendations for transforming…

FIXING THE VA TOPS VFW LEGISLATIVE AGENDA

FIXING THE VA TOPS VFW LEGISLATIVE AGENDA House VA chairman to receive Congressional Award, Fox News reporter to receive Media Award WASHINGTON (February 26, 2016) — More than 500 members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. are arriving in the nation’s capital this weekend to urge their members of Congress to transform…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – February 26, 2016

VFW Action Corps Weekly – February 26, 2016 In This Issue: VFW Shares Concerns with President Senate Budget Hearing House VA Committee Advances Key Bills House Hearing on Persian Gulf War SASC Hearing on Health Care Reform House Appropriations Subcommittee Oversight Hearing VFW Set to “Storm the Hill” VFW-SVA Legislative Fellows Join in “Storming the…