Let Veterans Join Forces When Fighting VA Over Benefits Claims

The U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans’ Claims (CAVC), which has exclusive national jurisdiction to provide oversight and review of final decisions of the Board of Veterans’ Appeals, is currently overburdened, resulting in a substantial backlog of disability claims appeals and delayed decision times.

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Let Veterans Join Forces When Fighting VA Over Benefits Claims

From: The Honorable Patrick Murphy Sent By: jordan.blumenthal@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5088 Date: 7/25/2014 Cosponsor H.R. 5088, Let Veterans Join Forces When Fighting VA Over Benefits Claims Supported by: The National Veterans Legal Services Program and the Retired Enlisted Association Cosponsors (9): Reps David Jolly (Original Cosponsor), John Delaney, Donna Christensen, Judy Chu, Kevin Cramer, Sheila Jackson Lee, […]

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Please Cosponsor the Veterans Assistance to Lower Unemployment and Enhance VA Services Act HR 5023

From: The Honorable Mo Brooks Sent By: Stephen.Davis@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5023 Date: 7/23/2014 Supported by The American Legion Current Cosponsors: Rep. Bill Owens (D-NY), Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL), and Rep. William Enyart (D-IL) Dear Colleague: I recently introduced bipartisan legislation which will strengthen employment preference of our veterans who apply to work at the Department of […]

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Support the Families of our Fallen Service Members

From: The Honorable Elizabeth H. Esty Sent By: Michael.Carlo@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5085 Date: 7/23/2014 Support the Families of our Fallen Service Members Cosponsor H.R. 5085, the Support the Families of Fallen Heroes Semipostal Stamp Act Dear Colleague: When brave men and women serve our country in uniform, they knowingly put their lives on the line in […]

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Let Veterans Join Forces When Fighting VA Over Benefits Claims

From: The Honorable Patrick Murphy Sent By: jordan.blumenthal@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5088 Date: 7/23/2014 Cosponsor H.R. 5088, Let Veterans Join Forces When Fighting VA Over Benefits Claims Supported by: The National Veterans Legal Services Program and the Retired Enlisted Association Cosponsors: David Jolly (Original Cosponsor), Sheila Jackson Lee, Kevin Cramer, Grace Meng, Scott Peters, and Tim Walz. Dear […]

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Support H.R. 3742, the Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment (ADAPT) Act

From: The Honorable Gene Green Sent By: kristen.oneill@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3742 Date: 7/23/2014   Support H.R. 3742, the Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment (ADAPT) Act Dear Colleague, The advent of penicillin and subsequent antibiotics revolutionized health care and redefined public health standards. However, growing threats from antibiotic-resistant bacteria pose considerable challenges to our health care system. […]

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Stand With Veteran Families – Cosponsor HR 2529

From: The Honorable Dina Titus Sent By: Ben.Rosenbaum@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 2529 Date: 7/23/2014 Current Cosponsors (50): Barber, Bera, Blumenauer, Brownley, Capps, Capuano, Cardenas, Cartwright, Cohen, Conyers, Crowley, Cummings, Dingell, Esty, Frankel, Al Green, Grijalva, Hahn, Hastings, Higgins, Himes, Israel, Kennedy, Kilmer, Kirkpatrick, Kuster, Lee, Lowenthal, McDermott, McGovern, Michaud, Moore, Moran, Murphy (FL), Norton, O’Rourke, Pingree, Pocan, […]

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Please Cosponsor the Veterans Assistance to Lower Unemployment and Enhance VA Services Act HR 5023

From: The Honorable Mo Brooks Sent By: Stephen.Davis@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 5023 Date: 7/23/2014 Supported by The American Legion Current Cosponsors: Rep. Bill Owens (D-NY), Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL), Rep. William Enyart (D-IL) and Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-MI) Dear Colleague: I recently introduced bipartisan legislation which will strengthen employment preference of our veterans who apply to work […]

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Support our Veterans!

From: The Honorable Matt Cartwright Sent By: Mae.Stevens@mail.house.gov Date: 7/22/2014 Support our Veterans! Cosponsor the “Veterans Care Financial Protection Act of 2014” Dear Colleague, Scam artists are targeting veterans by: charging veterans illegal fees for helping them apply for benefits, telling veterans they must move to assisted living homes in order to claim certain benefits only […]

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