VVA: : Senator Gillibrand Press Release S.681 Needs Sailors & Marines

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From Sue Belanger, Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Association:   Everyone, Sen. Gillibrand's office called me today. She wants to do a press release on The Blue Water Navy Bill, S.681.   She is looking for Blue Water Navy Vietnam veterans (Navy and Marine C

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The Retired Enlisted Association May 25, 2015

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FROM WASHINGTON: News for the Enlisted Monday May 18, 2015 HEAVY LIFTING- U.S. Service members assigned to Joint Task Force 505 load aid and relief supplies onto an MV-22 Osprey at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal, May 17, 2015. The supplies will be delivered to earthqua

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VVA: FYI Wounded Warrior Warning C&P'd TO KILL THE ADS

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By Mark Alexander · May 20, 2015    "Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclination, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." —John Adams (1770) It appears that some Leftmedia talkingheads have finally

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VVA National President testifed before joint sesson of theHouse/Senate Veterans Affairs Committee

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VVA National President testifed before joint sesson of the House/Senate Veterans Affairs Committee   Vietnam Veterans of America -- Legislative Update May 20, 2015 Today, National President John Rowan presented Vietnam Veterans of America Legislative Agenda and Polic

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Military Groups Slam Republicans For Killing A Bill Supporting Veterans

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(Reuters) – Veterans organizations were upset with Senate Republicans after they failed to gain enough votes of support to move forward with a measure that would have expanded federal healthcare and education programs for veterans.  The GOP argued that the bill would bust the budget.  

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  • VVA: : Senator Gillibrand Press Release S.681 Needs Sailors & Marines - From Sue Belanger, Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Association:   Everyone, Sen. Gillibrand’s office called me today. She wants to do a press release on The Blue Water Navy Bill, S.681.   She is looking for Blue Water Navy Vietnam veterans (Navy and Marine Corps) who served in the offshore waters of Vietnam with an Agent […]
  • The Retired Enlisted Association May 25, 2015 - FROM WASHINGTON: News for the Enlisted Monday May 18, 2015 HEAVY LIFTING- U.S. Service members assigned to Joint Task Force 505 load aid and relief supplies onto an MV-22 Osprey at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, Nepal, May 17, 2015. The supplies will be delivered to earthquake victims in remote areas of Nepal. 1) TREA Meets […]
  • VVA: FYI Wounded Warrior Warning C&P’d TO KILL THE ADS - By Mark Alexander · May 20, 2015    “Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclination, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.” —John Adams (1770) It appears that some Leftmedia talkingheads have finally decided to ask some tough questions about the corrupt […]
  • VVA National President testifed before joint sesson of theHouse/Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - VVA National President testifed before joint sesson of the House/Senate Veterans Affairs Committee   Vietnam Veterans of America — Legislative Update May 20, 2015 Today, National President John Rowan presented Vietnam Veterans of America Legislative Agenda and Policy Initiatives before a joint session of the 114th House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. In his opening […]
  • Military Groups Slam Republicans For Killing A Bill Supporting Veterans - (Reuters) – Veterans organizations were upset with Senate Republicans after they failed to gain enough votes of support to move forward with a measure that would have expanded federal healthcare and education programs for veterans.  The GOP argued that the bill would bust the budget.   Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-VT) sponsored […]
  • Program Blast May 22, 2015 - Copy Programs Reporting – Week Ending 5-22-15 PROGRAMS REPORTING – REPORT CARD – PDF attached   Do You know a company that’s hiring? The AMVETS Career Centers are assisting over 1500 well-qualified veterans looking for work! If you or someone you know is a company owner, hiring manager, or recruiter, we would love to connect […]
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  • TO ALL—–THOUGHTS FOR MEMORIAL DAY 2015 -  (this is being sent early due to the holiday weekend)   I want to say THANK YOU    to all who have ever had to stand and wait.  The mothers and fathers,wives and sweethearts, little brothers and sisters who suffered anguish, and were fearful for someone’s safety.   THANK YOU to all who served before, and to […]
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  • USO Alternative - Hi all, My name is Mike Fisher and I am the Chief Development Officer for AMVETS. I read the email below and the USO is a great program, but have you considered the National Commander’s Project – AMVETS Warrior Transition Workshops? Before we send a lot of funding down stream you may consider this project […]
  • Amvets Extension -  Hello everyone,   The deadline for reserving rooms at our 71st Convention has been extended to May 29, 2015.   I would suggest that you call them to check on your room that you have already booked.  If you would like, give me a call and I will check my list for you.  978 568 8492.  Thanks, […]
  • The Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2015, H.R. 1769 - The Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2015, H.R. 1769, Passes the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health   Vietnam Veterans of America May 15, 2015 Today the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health passed out of committee H.R. 1769, the Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2015. The bill is scheduled to go before the full […]
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  • VA official: McDonald silent after warning of billions misspent - Secretary of Veterans Affairs Bob McDonald, at a September, 2014 press conference. Joe Gromelski/Stars and Stripes WASHINGTON — The head of procurement at the Department of Veterans Affairs said Thursday that Secretary Bob McDonald never contacted him after a warning in March that the agency is misspending billions of dollars each year. Jan Frye, deputy […]