Recent Congressional Votes Senate: Shanahan Nomination – Confirmation Senate: Bush Nomination – Confirmation House: Ozone Standards Implementation House: Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure House: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Agency Coordinating Authority House: King Cove Land Exchange Upcoming Congressional Bills Senate: Nomination of Continue reading In this MegaVote for Maine’s 1st Congressional District:July 24, 2017
GREAT NEWS, I just got a call from Assemblymen Angelo Santabarbara’s office. Advising that Governor Cuomo has just signed our AMVETS license plate bills in to law. It will now go to the DMV to design the plate and make Continue reading AMVETS LICENSE PLATE BILL SIGNED IN NEW YORK
Oppose Gradual Privatization of VA Health Care Background: Congressional leaders have continually promised that they have no intent to privatize the VA health care system and do not intend to gradually erode VA’s ability to provide care in favor Continue reading Action Alert: Oppose Gradual Privatization of VA Health Care
oday, AMVETS sent out a joint press release with DAV, IAVA, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA), Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH), VFW, VVA, and Wounded Warrior Project in represenatation of America’s 21 million veterans that we support, Continue reading Please Help Stop Damaging Veterans Choice Legislation
Recent Congressional Votes Senate: Rao Nomination – Confirmation Senate: Hagerty Nomination – Confirmation House: California Drought Prevention House: Fiscal 2018 Defense Authorization Upcoming Congressional Bills Senate: Nomination of Patrick Shanahan to be Deputy Secretary of Defense House: Delay EPA Air Continue reading Interim Veterans Transportation Needs Report: July 17, 2017
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Poliquin, Pingree Secure Amendment in Defense Bill to Ensure BIW Remains On Track to Build Two DDG-51 Ships, After a Provision Had Threated to Derail Them The amendment blocks a provision that could have obstructed contracts for a second FY16 Continue reading Poliquin, Pingree Secure Amendment in Defense Bill to Ensure BIW Remains On Track to Build Two DDG-51 Ships, After a Provision Had Threated to Derail Them
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For Immediate Release Contact: Tiffany Haverly Monday, July 10, 2017 View Online Bergman, Kuster, Poliquin Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Streamline VA Workforce Acquisition Washington, D.C. – Today, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations Chairman Jack Bergman (R-Mich.) and Ranking Member Annie Continue reading Bergman, Kuster, Poliquin Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Streamline VA Workforce Acquisition
Background: Throughout history, there has been a need to care for veterans who have injuries which prevent them from living independently, without the assistance of others. Caregivers, the overwhelming majority of whom are family members, put their lives and careers Continue reading Action Alert: Expand Caregiver Benefits!