Get a Claim Decision in 30 Days with the DRC Program

  Since you last filed a VA disability claim, VA has improved the claim process by launching the Decision Ready Claims (DRC) Program. When you file a DRC, you can get a decision on your claim in 30 days or less by working with an accredited Veterans Service Organization (VSO). Your VSO will help you gather and submit all […]

AMVETS TOP Stories for Veterans

Some of the top stories circulating the AMVETS community. Senate committee green lights plan for VA health care overhaul READ MORE Crestview AMVETS to Provide Free Christmas Dinners READ MORE Share Tweet Forward What comes up sometimes comes down. That includes websites. Read below to find out why the Veteran Identification Card process is on hold. […]

Boston Bruins Game

The State Honor Guard will be Posting Colors this Saturday 500pm at the TD Garden Hockey Game December 16th, Boston Bruins vs New York Rangers we will be on National Television. I will also have 19 AMVETS  Fellow AMVETS watch your State Honor Guard in action. Thanks for your SUPPORT Wayne Anthony State Provost Marshal.

Did you know this?

Truly amazing story!………………………Read to the very end! HER MISSION WAS TO TAKE DOWN FLIGHT 93… On September 11, 2001, Lt. Heather Lucky Penney in an F-16 at Andrews Air Force Base.  She had her orders. She was to take down down United Airlines Flight 93. The hijacked plane was headed toward Washington, D C. Three […]

Forever GI Bill Hearing

Dear Fellow Veterans and Colleagues,   We’ve already been telling you about what we’ve done so far to implement the Colmery Act/Forever GI Bill, but now it’s time for Congress to know. On Tuesday, December 12 at 2:00pm ET, Mr. Robert Worley II, Director of Education Service, will testify before the House Veterans Affairs Committee […]

MegaVote: ME 1st, 12/5/2017

December 5, 2017In this MegaVote for Maine’s 1st Congressional District: Recent Congressional Votes Senate: Tax Overhaul – Motion to Proceed Senate: Tax Overhaul – Education Savings Accounts Senate: Tax Overhaul – Passage House: National Forest Mining House: Federal Workforce Probationary Period Extension House: EPA Brownfields Program Reauthorization House: Manufactured Housing Lending Regulation Upcoming Congressional Bills […]

6 December 2017 Washington Update

December 6, 2017  Inside this issue TREA: The Enlisted Association’s Washington Update • Senate Tries to Pass VA Healthcare Bill Before End of Year • Tax Bill Goes to Conference – How Does It Affect You? • White House VA Hotline Now Fully Staffed and Operational Around the Clock to Serve Nation’s Veterans • VA Announces Rollout and Application […]

He saved 6 men at Pearl Harbor. Finally, 76 years later, he’s being honored

azcentral special documentary Pat Shannahan. Copyright The Arizona Republic/azcentral.com (Photo: George-Taylor family/Special for The Republic) CONNECTTWEET 10 LINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Anyone who heard the story of Joe George at Pearl Harbor knew at once this was the story of a hero: a young sailor who risked his life in the fiery Japanese ambush to rescue the last six survivors from […]

6 December 2017 Washington Update

December 6, 2017 Inside this issue TREA: The Enlisted Association’s Washington Update •Senate Tries to Pass VA Healthcare Bill Before End of Year •Tax Bill Goes to Conference – How Does It Affect You? •White House VA Hotline Now Fully Staffed and Operational Around the Clock to Serve Nation’s Veterans •VA Announces Rollout and Application […]