TThese nonprofits are teaming up to help vets struggling with financial issues — for freehese nonprofits are teaming up to help vets struggling with financial issues — for free

By: Joshua Axelrod   5 days ago Two nonprofits just partnered up to give veterans free access to financial and home-ownership counseling. The initiative is a collaboration between HLP, which specializes in helping families with their housing woes, and VeteransPlus, Continue reading TThese nonprofits are teaming up to help vets struggling with financial issues — for freehese nonprofits are teaming up to help vets struggling with financial issues — for free

Senator Collins Calls for End to Military Widow’s Tax

For Immediate Release Contact: Annie Clark/Christopher Knight May 21, 2019 202-224-2523 Senator Collins Calls for End to Military Widow’s Tax Earlier this year, Senator Collins joined a bipartisan group of colleagues in introducing a bill to repeal this unfair law that Continue reading Senator Collins Calls for End to Military Widow’s Tax

Veteran Policy Update: Senator King in the news; co-sponsored legislation; news & research; lots of events; funding opportunities

May 20, 2019   Hi everyone,   Have a great week!   Senator King in the news: Sen. King: Amid fragile advances in Iraq, ISIS remains a major threat, by Angus King, Tammy Duckworth and Johnny Isakson, Special to the Continue reading Veteran Policy Update: Senator King in the news; co-sponsored legislation; news & research; lots of events; funding opportunities

Newsletter (5/20/2019) House Veterans Committee clears bills for a Full House Vote

May 20, 2019  Inside this issue TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update • Full House expected to vote this week on several Veterans-related bills   TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update     Full House expected to vote this week on Continue reading Newsletter (5/20/2019) House Veterans Committee clears bills for a Full House Vote

Newsletter : Newsletter (5/16/2019) NAVY BLUE WATER PASSES HOUSE

May 16, 2019     Inside this issue TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update• House Passes Navy Blue Water Vietnam Veteran Bill TREA “The Enlisted Association” Washington Update  House Passes Navy Blue Water Vietnam Veteran Bill  Navy Blue Water Vietnam Veterans Act, H.R. 299 — Passes Continue reading Newsletter : Newsletter (5/16/2019) NAVY BLUE WATER PASSES HOUSE

Action Alert: THE SENATE MUST PASS BLUE WATER NAVY LEGISLATION NOW!

Background:The U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously passed H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019, which would finally restore benefits to some 90,000 veterans exposed to Agent Orange. Veterans who served in the offshore waters of Vietnam Continue reading Action Alert: THE SENATE MUST PASS BLUE WATER NAVY LEGISLATION NOW!

Lawmakers to VA: End Harassment of Female Vets at Medical Centers

15 May 2019Military.com | By Richard Sisk A bipartisan group of lawmakers called on Department of Veterans AffairsSecretary Robert Wilkie on Tuesday to step up efforts to end the sexual harassment female veterans can be subjected to by other veterans at VA medical centers. Continue reading Lawmakers to VA: End Harassment of Female Vets at Medical Centers