Congresswoman Corrine Brown, the Ranking Member on the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, introduced H.R. 1575, a bill to make permanent a successful psychiatric and psychological counseling pilot program run by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for newly returned women veterans.
The Milwaukee Benefits Administration and Milwaukee Veterans Affairs Medical Center held a joint town hall meeting on Saturday, March 7, 2014, in Milwaukee, WI. The two hour meeting lasted from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM in the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center, 5000 W National Ave, Milwaukee, WI, sharing information and answering questions on […]
- When the prestigious South by Southwest film festival kicks off next week, among its ranks in the Narrative Spotlight category will be Ktown Cowboys, a film produced by two retired U.S. Army officers, Brian Chung and Greg Bishop, both veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
A Missouri Republican proposed expanding Medicaid coverage to low-income military veterans and their families Tuesday as a slimmed down alternative to a broader Medicaid expansion that has been opposed by many of his GOP colleagues.
Earlier this month, the House of Representatives unanimously approved the Hire More Heroes Act, which would exempt businesses from counting newly hired military veterans toward the 50-worker threshold at which they must provide health insurance or pay a fine under the Affordable Care Act.
Within moments of an attack at a Veterans Affairs clinic Tuesday that left the gunman and a VA doctor dead, the conversation took a turn to the disagreements and misunderstandings between U.S. military veterans and the VA employees responsible for serving them.
Various Jewish organizations take in billions of dollars every year through the kosher scam. They convince food companies and other companies to pay them to place their kosher mark/hechsher on their products. This cost is passed on to people who purchase these products. The vast majority of people who pay into this religious scam aren’t even aware of it.
Last week Gordon Duff, Senior Editor of Veterans Today delivered an Historic Keynote Speech at the International Conference on Combating Terrorism and Religious Extremism held in Damascus, Syria. This speech is sending shock-waves around the World.
Veteran homelessness has been reduced 33 percent since 2009, but there is still a long way to go before the U.S. reaches “functional zero,” Congressmen and veteran service providers said Thursday in a hearing on Capitol Hill.
Veterans Choice Cards are being mailed by the Department of Veterans Affairs to veterans currently waiting more than 30 days from their preferred date or the date that is medically determined by their physician for an appointment at a VA facility.
Spouses of Veterans Household 6 is a comprehensive network to bring reliable resources to military and veteran families. Over the years they have noticed that while there were many resource sites with useful links there wasn’t any one site that broke each resource category up into a user friendly knowledge base. So they set out to change everything!
The heart and soul of this story is Seniors and Veterans working together to make the Oakley community stronger and in the process serving as a model for other communities to emulate their success and dedication to service