Veteran Policy Update: News & research; events & funding opportunities

April 29, 2019 Hi everyone,Welcome to a great week!ICYMI(Links to the following news and research items are offered in the spirit of outreach and public education. They do not necessarily reflect the views of the Senator or his staff.)Need to connect Continue reading Veteran Policy Update: News & research; events & funding opportunities

VA privatization latest battleground for congressional rising stars

By: Leo Shane III   2 days ago A pair of prominent freshman lawmakers offered sharply different views about the future of the Department of Veterans Affairs health care this week, bringing the ongoing debate over fears of department privatization Continue reading VA privatization latest battleground for congressional rising stars

This group scores vets free tickets to sporting events, concerts, shows — even the Super Bowl

By: Joshua Axelrod   2 days ago Most folks probably remember Super Bowl XLII as the first time the New York Giants took down the New England Patriots on the NFL’s biggest stage. Michael Focareto, however, probably thinks of Feb. Continue reading This group scores vets free tickets to sporting events, concerts, shows — even the Super Bowl

Senator Collins Hosts Veterans Affairs Secretary Wilkie in Maine

For Immediate Release Contact: Annie Clark/Christopher Knight April 18, 2019 202-224-2523 Senator Collins Hosts Veterans Affairs Secretary Wilkie in Maine The Senator and Secretary visited a veteran-owned business, participated in a groundbreaking for a new Maine Veterans’ Home facility, and toured Continue reading Senator Collins Hosts Veterans Affairs Secretary Wilkie in Maine

AMVETS National HQ 2019-20 Proposed Resolutions

AMVETS 2019-20 Proposed Resolutions-1 Greetings AMVETS Department Leaders, As your National Legislative Affairs Associate, I look forward to meeting you at the upcoming AMVETS 75th National Convention, August 21-24 in Louisville, Kentucky. In the meantime, enclosed you’ll find 19 resolutions Continue reading AMVETS National HQ 2019-20 Proposed Resolutions