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Congress Passes Law Creating ID Card for Veterans

Congress has approved the creation of a veterans' identification card, making it easier for veterans to prove military service without having to produce a military service record or some other valuable document.

You Work Hard, Buying What You Want Should Be Easy

Through the smart federal government employee shopping program, PayCheck Direct helps federal government employees and veterans buy what they want and need today, then they make interest-free payments over time.

Veterans’ Corner: Applying for benefits

In order to be eligible for benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the veteran must meet minimum active duty service requirements.

VetLikeMe Weekly 1/23/2015

Every military member remembers two dates, the date they entered the service and the date they left.

VetLikeMe, October 30 2014

The Small Business Administration (SBA) has proposed sweeping changes in federal small busslaminess size standards based on inflation that could force thousands of small business that depend on federal contracts to close their doors.

We’ve Cut Off the Chicken’s Head

Montel Williams says “It’s time we took the chicken down…”

VetSuccess Now Serving Veterans at 94 Campuses Nationwide

The Department of Veterans Affairs announced today it is expanding the availability of services through the VetSuccess on Campus (VSOC) program to an additional 62 new locations this fall – bringing the number of VSOC schools across the country to 94.

VetLikeMe, edition 4.6 August-September 2013

On July 31, Representative Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduced HR 2882 in the House Small Business Committee. Although the bill overtly addresses what some consider the Veterans Administration’s ‘failing’ verification system, the measure has ignited passion within the SDVOSB community.

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – July 22, 2013

Were you exposed to Agent Orange during your military service and have a chronic B-cell leukemia? You may qualify for VA health care and disability compensation.

Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

VA provides grants to Servicemembers and Veterans with certain permanent and total service-connected disabilities to help purchase or construct an adapted home, or modify an existing home to accommodate a disability.

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – June 17, 2013

The U.S. Veterans Affairs department says it has hit a “tipping point,” cutting its monstrous backlog of disability claims by 74,000 since late April, yet agency critics contend that growing throngs of ex-troops waiting for injury compensation in ...

Lawmakers Announce Legislation to Help VA Address Growing Claims Backlog

Today, Democrats on the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee announced a coordinated legislative effort to help the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) in its efforts to address the growing backlog of claims.

Seniors, Vets Unite – Obama Is Pushing Us Over The Cliff

President Obama, not Paul Ryan, is pushing our highly dependable Social Security benefits program over the cliff while playing politics with the Republicans and over the wishes of 87% of those over 50 years of age who oppose any cuts to social security benefits.

Top 10 Veterans Stories in Today’s News – January 16, 2013

Veterans with Physical Disabilities Take on Sports: Disabled U.S. Navy Veteran and U.S. Paralympian Michael Johnston encourages fellow Veterans to use adaptive sports to get back in the game with a new PSA from VA and U.S. Paralympics.
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