VFW Action Corps Weekly, January 13, 2017

                                   January 13, 2017   In This Issue: 1. VA Secretary Nominated 2. Veterans Committees Leadership Changes 3. Camp Lejeune Contaminated Water Vets Get Relief 4. DOD Authorizes Online Shopping for Vets 5. VFW-SVA 2017 Student Veterans Fellowship Class 6. Continue reading VFW Action Corps Weekly, January 13, 2017

US veterans exposed to tainted water at Marine base to get benefits

AGENCY: Department of Veterans Affairs. ACTION: Final rule. SUMMARY: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) amends its adjudication regulations regarding presumptive service connection, adding certain diseases associated with contaminants present in the base water supply at U.S. Marine Corps Base Continue reading US veterans exposed to tainted water at Marine base to get benefits

Millions More Vets to Be Able to Shop at Exchanges Online | Militar

Posted By: Tom Philpott January 12, 2017 Military Update: After two years of study and debate, the Department of Defense has made a policy change, effective next November, to allow 16 million honorably discharged veterans to shop online for discounted Continue reading Millions More Vets to Be Able to Shop at Exchanges Online | Militar

Vietnam Veterans of America supports President-elect Trumpselection to head the Department of Veterans Affairs

Vietnam Veterans of America supports President-elect Trump selection to head the Department of Veterans Affairs   VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2017 No. 17-2 Mokie Porter 301-996-0901 mporter@vva.org VVA Applauds President-elect Trump: Dr. Shulkin is a Terrific Continue reading Vietnam Veterans of America supports President-elect Trumpselection to head the Department of Veterans Affairs