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VA MISSION Act

Posted by PVA Staff on May 31, 2018 11:28:05 AM

On May 23, the United States Senate voted 92-5 for the VA MISSION Act. The bill is now headed to President Trump’s desk for signature. The House of Representatives passed the bill on May 16, by a vote of 347-70. This historic legislation will reform care in the community, assess VA’s infrastructure, and finally, correct the inequality of the VA Caregiver Program.

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Topics: Veterans Issues, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Affairs, Capitol Hill, People With Disabilities

Seven More Things Our Congress Can Do To Help Veterans

Posted by PVA Staff on Feb 1, 2017 1:53:41 PM

In response to Speaker John Boehner's "Seven Things We've Done to Help Veterans" from August 2015

Congress seems content to pat itself on the back every time it basically does its job. Worst yet, these self-congratulatory proclamations never acknowledge that many of the problems our legislators manage to solve were largely of their own making.

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Topics: VA caregiver program, Veterans Affairs, Capitol Hill

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