Delta Flight 15 on 9/11(please read)

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Now this IS worth reading. This sort of story is out there but very really heard about.   *Take a moment and read this story, you will be amazed...*   It is 11 years since 9/11 and here is a wonderful story about that terrible day.   Jerry Brown Delta Flight 15

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Thanks 2 Veterans April 17, 2014

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Stewart Hickey of AMVETS: Impotent U.S Foreign Policy aids Russia's imperialism AMVETS Rus­sia is poised for exploit­ing another oppor­tu­nity. Given that his­tory tends to repeat itself, no one should be surprised by the uptick in ten­sions in Ukraine in the past cou­ple of days an

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Independent 2013 Survey Shows Veterans Highly Satisfied with VA Care

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April 16, 2014 Independent 2013 Survey Shows Veterans Highly Satisfied with VA Care Higher rating than Private-Sector Hospitals on Average WASHINGTON -- The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), an independent customer service survey, ranks the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) customer sat

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Aid And Attendance for Veterans Caregiver

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A Little-Known Benefit for Aging Veterans – Contact your State or County Veteran Service Officers (VSO)   If eligible, there is a benefit that can help pay for care at home or in assisted living or a nursing home. To focus—it’s a Department of Veterans Affairs benefit called the Aid

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Congress in Recess Now is the time to Call them

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Congress will be in recess for two week and I assume that most of the Senators and Representatives will be in their home districts, therefor please contact and ask them to be a co-sponsor to our HR 2654 and S-1281 Bill concerning Veterans Anti-discrimination Legislation (Veterans & Service membe

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  • Delta Flight 15 on 9/11(please read) - Now this IS worth reading. This sort of story is out there but very really heard about.   *Take a moment and read this story, you will be amazed…*   It is 11 years since 9/11 and here is a wonderful story about that terrible day.   Jerry Brown Delta Flight 15… (true story)   […]
  • Thanks 2 Veterans April 17, 2014 - Stewart Hickey of AMVETS: Impotent U.S Foreign Policy aids Russia’s imperialism AMVETS Rus­sia is poised for exploit­ing another oppor­tu­nity. Given that his­tory tends to repeat itself, no one should be surprised by the uptick in ten­sions in Ukraine in the past cou­ple of days and the recent events in Crimea. Russ­ian President Vladimir Putin’s actions […]
  • Independent 2013 Survey Shows Veterans Highly Satisfied with VA Care - April 16, 2014 Independent 2013 Survey Shows Veterans Highly Satisfied with VA Care Higher rating than Private-Sector Hospitals on Average WASHINGTON — The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), an independent customer service survey, ranks the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) customer satisfaction among Veteran patients among the best in the nation and equal to or […]
  • Aid And Attendance for Veterans Caregiver - A Little-Known Benefit for Aging Veterans – Contact your State or County Veteran Service Officers (VSO)   If eligible, there is a benefit that can help pay for care at home or in assisted living or a nursing home. To focus—it’s a Department of Veterans Affairs benefit called the Aid and Attendance and Housebound Improved […]
  • Congress in Recess Now is the time to Call them - Congress will be in recess for two week and I assume that most of the Senators and Representatives will be in their home districts, therefor please contact and ask them to be a co-sponsor to our HR 2654 and S-1281 Bill concerning Veterans Anti-discrimination Legislation (Veterans & Service members Employment Rights & Housing Act of […]
  • Collins Foundation in Stow - Take a look at this my friends. I know that many of you are out State, but, for most of you, this is an interesting “best kept secret.” www.collingsfoundation.org   Al Temple
  • The Retired Enlisted Association April 14, 2014 - From Washington NEWS for the ENLISTED Monday, April 14th 2014 It has finally become spring in Washington. It is several weeks late; but it is glorious. There are cherry and apple blossoms everywhere and soon other trees will have leaves. The crowds over the weekend broke all records. Has this glorious site made people and […]
  • VoteNote for Massachusetts’ 1st Congressional District:April 14, 2014 - April 14, 2014 In this VoteNote for Massachusetts’ 1st Congressional District: Recent Congressional Votes Senate: Unemployment Benefits Extension – Passage Senate: Equal Pay – Cloture House: Budget Resolution – Passage Editor’s Note: Both the House and Senate are in recess until the week of April 28. Recent Senate Votes Unemployment Benefits Extension – Passage – […]
  • Program Blast April 11, 2014 - 04 11 14 News Programs Reporting Score Sheet   · PROGRAMS REPORTING – REPORT CARD – PDF attached · Homeless Veterans Programs – In 2013 our AMVETS Posts and Departments provided $1,792,784 dollars in manpower, and cash in helping to end Veterans Homelessness by 2015, Secretary Shinseki’s goal. Significant progress is being and your collective […]
  • One word — incredible - James, Wow. I’ve been doing this for 10 years now, and I’ve never seen a week quite like this. 32 IAVA leaders from across the country hit the ground at Storm the Hill in Washington with one goal in mind: combating veteran suicide. Here’s a quick look at what our incredible team got done: Click […]
  • Red Sox Ticket Raffle -   AMVETS Post 2008, Belmont, Mass Boston Red Sox Ticket Raffle   When: Saturday, 19 July 2014 Where: Fenway Park, Boston Mass. Teams: Boston Red Sox host the Kansas City Royals Seat Location: Field Box, between Home Plate and Third Base, 11 rows back from the field. Face Value of the two tickets: $350. These […]
  • H.R. 4305, the Medical Evaluation Parity for Servicemembers (MEPS) Act. - MEPSActFactSheet-4-8-14 DearColleague-MentalHealthAssessments-4-8-14 Protect Service Member Safety: Bring Mental Health to Parity with Physical Health in Military Recruitment Evaluations Supporting Groups: American Psychological Association, AMVETS, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS), Reserve Officers Association (ROA), Reserve Enlisted Association (REA), Enlisted Association of the National Guard (EANGUS), National Military Family […]
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  • Tricare For Life (TFL) follow up - I have received great feedback and people are requesting more information. I will share what I know. I have served veterans and their families for over 40 years! All of this information is based on years of experience. How you use this information is up to you. Many Veterans who were injured during the Vietnam […]
  • Amazing Young Woman Leaving Our Military - Sexual Assault Prevention Advocate Speaks Out By Lisa Ferdinando Army News Service WASHINGTON, April 3, 2014 – Army Spc. Natasha Schuette wants victims of sexual abuse in the military to know they are not alone and that help is available. Army Spc. Natasha Schuette, a sexual assault prevention specialist, speaks about her experiences as a […]