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Air Force Times
More post-9/11 veterans have considered suicide, survey sayshealth injuries, with 80 percent believing their peers aren’t getting the care
More post-9/11 veterans have considered suicide, survey says
Air Force Times / Posted an hour ago
health injuries, with 80 percent believing their peers aren’t getting the care they need. The findings, from a survey of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America members, are troubling given the number of programs and initiatives launched by the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransfundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributions. Copyright 2016 Cable... Read more
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My EastText
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransfundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
My EastText / Posted 3 days ago
fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributions. Copyright 2016 Cable... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransfundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributions. Copyright 2016 Cable... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransfundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributions. Recommended Most... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veteransthat have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green
Trump campaign admits it did not raise $6 million for veterans
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
that have benefited from the fundraiser include Fisher House Foundation, Green Beret Foundation and Disabled American Veterans, while others, such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, said they did not want to receive any of the contributio... Read more
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Roll Call
Mixed Reaction to Women in the Draftfloor debate about the role of women in the military. After the announcement,
Mixed Reaction to Women in the Draft
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
floor debate about the role of women in the military. After the announcement, Lauren Augustine, a legislative advocate for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, praised the effort. "The fight for equality of opportunity and treatment must also... Read more
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Air Force Times
Senate panel advances controversial veterans omnibusa statement. “There is no reason why the burden of helping older veterans shoul
Senate panel advances controversial veterans omnibus
Air Force Times / Posted 12 days ago
a statement. “There is no reason why the burden of helping older veterans should fall on younger veterans.” Officials from Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, who earlier this year opposed House plans to half housing stipends for dependents... Read more
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Task & Purpose
You Can Now Send Military-Themed Emojis To Your Friends With New Appbuddies, it’s likely that your arsenal of sarcastic memes and inside jokes will
You Can Now Send Military-Themed Emojis To Your Friends With New App
Task & Purpose / Posted 13 days ago
buddies, it’s likely that your arsenal of sarcastic memes and inside jokes will be running low. A courtesy image via Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America showing the new social app: Vetmoji. The veterans advocacy group, Iraq and... Read more
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Air Force Times
Send military-themed emojis with IAVA's new Vetmoji appIf you’ve ever wanted to send your buddy a camo-clad emoji, here's your chance.
Send military-themed emojis with IAVA's new Vetmoji app
Air Force Times / Posted 14 days ago
If you’ve ever wanted to send your buddy a camo-clad emoji, here's your chance. Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America teamed up with Kapps Media to launch the first military and veterans emoji app: Vetmoji. For $1.99, you can download the app on... Read more
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FOX News
Sens. Klobuchar and Tillis: We can’t let burn pits become the new Agent Orangeto burn pits. The bill has broad support from health care organizations and non
Sens. Klobuchar and Tillis: We can’t let burn pits become the new Agent Orange
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
to burn pits. The bill has broad support from health care organizations and nonprofits serving veterans, including the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America and the American Lung Association. This critical legislation will move us in the... Read more
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Philly.com
Can Philadelphia's David Shulkin cure the VA?to the VA and a great sense of urgency to transforming VA health care," said Ja
Can Philadelphia's David Shulkin cure the VA?
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
to the VA and a great sense of urgency to transforming VA health care," said Jackie Maffucci, research director for the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, a nonprofit organization for new vets. "The VA certainly can't declare victory on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Companies pledging to hire vets honoredMorosky said. For post-9/11 veterans, however, unemployment is higher than for
Companies pledging to hire vets honored
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
Morosky said. For post-9/11 veterans, however, unemployment is higher than for veterans of other wars, according to the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. Amazon made the biggest promise among the Joining Forces companies, pledging to... Read more
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Air Force Times
Veterans groups oppose Choice program expansionwhich also included Disabled American Veterans, Vietnam Veterans of America, Mi
Veterans groups oppose Choice program expansion
Air Force Times / Posted 20 days ago
which also included Disabled American Veterans, Vietnam Veterans of America, Military Officers Association of America and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, told panel chairwoman Nancy Schlichting that giving all veterans access to private... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Make VA Pay For In Vitro Fertilization, VSOs Demanddifference in the lives of veterans and their families.” The coalition include
Make VA Pay For In Vitro Fertilization, VSOs Demand
Task & Purpose / Posted 20 days ago
difference in the lives of veterans and their families.” The coalition includes the Disabled American Veterans, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, Blue Star Families, Military Officers Association of America, National Military... Read more
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Ventura County Star
JC Oberst: Organizations give veterans a voice in Washingtonlike the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans,
JC Oberst: Organizations give veterans a voice in Washington
Ventura County Star / Posted 22 days ago
like the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans, Vietnam Veterans of America, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, the Military Officers of America Association and others provide that support in our... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
States stepping up to help ailing veteransstaff about military culture, and make sure they know how to help veterans and
States stepping up to help ailing veterans
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 23 days ago
staff about military culture, and make sure they know how to help veterans and their families. The top objective of the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, a national nonprofit with more than 400,000 members, is to get lawmakers at the... Read more
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Air Force Times
Senator: Large veterans reform bill promises 'a new VA'does not include cuts to future GI Bill benefits to pay for the program expansi
Senator: Large veterans reform bill promises 'a new VA'
Air Force Times / Posted 26 days ago
does not include cuts to future GI Bill benefits to pay for the program expansions. Several veterans groups, led by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, have railed against that idea as a betrayal of promises made to veterans. Isakson... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Helping traumatized veteransstaff about military culture, and make sure they know how to help veterans and
Helping traumatized veterans
The Record Searchlight / Posted 27 days ago
staff about military culture, and make sure they know how to help veterans and their families. The top objective of the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, a national nonprofit with more than 400,000 members, is to get lawmakers at the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
States Step Up To Help Traumatized Veteransstaff about military culture, and make sure they know how to help veterans and
States Step Up To Help Traumatized Veterans
The Huffington Post / Posted 29 days ago
staff about military culture, and make sure they know how to help veterans and their families. The top objective of the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, a national nonprofit with more than 400,000 members, is to get lawmakers at the... Read more

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