Support the Help Hire our Heroes Act (H.R. 4149)

From: The Honorable Julia Brownley Sent By: andrew.postal@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4149 Date: 7/8/2014 Support the Help Hire our Heroes Act (H.R. 4149) Endorsed by: Association of the United States Navy and Veterans of Foreign Wars Dear Colleague: Please join us in co-sponsoring the Help Hire our Heroes Act (H.R. 4149). H.R. 4149 would extend the Veterans […]

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Stand With Veteran Families – Support HR 2529

From: The Honorable Dina Titus Sent By: Ben.Rosenbaum@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2529 Date: 7/7/2014 Current Cosponsors: Bera, Blumenauer, Brownley, Capps, Cardenas, Cartwright, Cohen, Conyers, Crowley, Cummings, Dingell, Green, Grijalva, Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Israel, Kennedy, Kuster, Lee, Lowenthal, McGovern, Michaud, Moran, Norton, O’Rourke, Pingree, Polis, Ros-Lehtinen, Rush, Ryan (OH), Schwartz, Shea-Porter, Slaughter, Smith (WA), Takano, Tsongas Dear Colleague, More […]

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Want to Know What Is Really Going On at the VA? Ask Veterans

From: The Honorable Beto O’Rourke Sent By: erin.snow@mail.house.gov Date: 7/5/2014 Cosponsor the bipartisan “Ask Veterans Act” to require scientific surveys of veterans at every VA Medical Center Cosponsors: Flores, Michaud, Jolly, Israel, Horsford, Pallone, Swalwell, Gabbard, Hanabusa, Hahn, Thompson, Hurt Dear Colleague: As the ongoing scandal at the VA shows, official data from the VA does […]

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Stand With Veteran Families – Support HR 2529

From: The Honorable Dina Titus Sent By: Ben.Rosenbaum@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2529 Date: 7/4/2014 Current Cosponsors: Bera, Brownley, Capps, Cardenas, Cartwright, Cohen, Conyers, Crowley, Cummings, Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Israel, Kennedy, Kuster, Lee, Lowenthal, McGovern, Michaud, Moran, Norton, O’Rourke, Pingree, Polis, Ros-Lehtinen, Rush, Ryan (OH), Schwartz, Shea-Porter, Slaughter, Smith (WA), Takano, Tsongas Dear Colleague, Today marks one-year anniversary of […]

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LAST CALL: Become an Original Cosponsor of the Voices for Veterans Act

From: The Honorable Suzan K. DelBene Sent By: lisa.kohn@mail.house.gov Date: 7/4/2014 LAST CALL: Become an Original Cosponsor of the Voices for Veterans Act Current Original Cosponsors: Michaud, Takano, Holmes Norton, McGovern Today, I will be introducing the Voices for Veterans Act.  This bill would reauthorize the Advisory Committee on Minority Veterans for three years and extend the Committee’s […]

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Cosponsor Bipartisan Resolution to Call on DoJ to Appoint Special Counsel to Investigate VA Misconduct

From: The Honorable John Barrow Sent By: jonathan.arogeti@mail.house.gov Bill: H.Res. 633 Date: 7/4/2014 Dear Colleague: Last week, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the findings from the first comprehensive internal audit of VA patient care. The findings were eye opening, though not surprising.  The audit revealed that more than 57,000 veterans have been waiting more […]

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Help Free Sgt. Tahmooressi: Support H. Res. 612

From: The Honorable Steve Stockman Sent By: annamaria.hoffman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 612 Date: 7/4/2014 Current cosponsors: Bishop (UT), Rohrabacher Dear Colleague: I recently introduced H. Res. 612, which expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of Mexico should forthwith repatriate Sgt. Andrew Paul Tahmooressi from Mexican prison(s) and expresses the sense of the House […]

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Last Call! Sign Letter to Support Quality Healthcare for Female Veterans

From: The Honorable Dina Titus Sent By: katherine.cassling@mail.house.gov Date: 7/4/2014 Urge the VA to Ensure that Female Veterans Receive Quality Healthcare NEW DEADLINE: COB TODAY Current Cosigners (44):  Reps. Julia Brownley, Raúl Grijalva, Barbara Lee, Cheri Bustos, Sheila Jackson Lee, Rubén Hinojosa, Ann McLane Kuster, Ron Kind, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Gloria Negrete McLeod, Gwen Moore, Ann Kirkpatrick, Henry Waxman, Carolyn Maloney, Beto O’Rourke, James McGovern, Nita […]

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Improve Veterans’ Access to Health Care

From: The Honorable Tom Latham Sent By: ian.manzano@mail.house.gov Date: 7/4/2014 Become an original cosponsor of the Veterans’ Access to Local Health Care Options and Resources “VALOR” Act Dear Colleague, As you are aware, our current VA system is failing our nation’s heroes.  The widespread mismanagement within the department, resulting in the deaths of veterans, is both heartbreaking […]

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Ensure That Our Veterans and Service Members Have Equitable Access to Healthcare

From: The Honorable Chris Stewart Sent By: nathaniel.johnson@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 4682 Date: 7/3/2014 Cosponsor H.R. 4682 the Veterans TRICARE Choice Act of 2014 *Endorsed by the National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS), The Retired Enlisted Association (TREA), and the Association of the United States Navy (AUSN)* Did you know that after retiring from any […]

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