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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 16 hours 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 yesterday
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 3 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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Task & Purpose
Why Is The VA Appeals Process Broken?process for an upcoming report being conducted by the VA’s Center for Innovatio
Why Is The VA Appeals Process Broken?
Task & Purpose / Posted 10 days ago
process for an upcoming report being conducted by the VA’s Center for Innovation. Since I had previously lobbied with Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America toreduce the claims backlog in 2013 and been through the claims process myself, I... Read more
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Air Force Times
Democratic presidential candidates enter GI Bill fightindividuals who haven’t served long enough yet to make those transfers would be
Democratic presidential candidates enter GI Bill fight
Air Force Times / Posted 10 days ago
individuals who haven’t served long enough yet to make those transfers would be. Several veterans groups — most vocally Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America — have said that any cut to the benefit amounts to a betrayal of the promise made to... Read more
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Air Force Times
Fight over GI Bill cuts builds: 'Either you’re with us or against us'using the transferred benefit but could affect families planning on the extra m
Fight over GI Bill cuts builds: 'Either you’re with us or against us'
Air Force Times / Posted 14 days ago
using the transferred benefit but could affect families planning on the extra money in the future. But officials from Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America said the move goes back on a promise made to those families that the full benefit... Read more
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Air Force Times
Senator pushes to fund fertility services at VAa number of veterans groups, including Paralyzed Veterans of America, Disabled
Senator pushes to fund fertility services at VA
Air Force Times / Posted 14 days ago
a number of veterans groups, including Paralyzed Veterans of America, Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, Wounded Warrior Project, AMVETS and the Service Women’s Action... Read more
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Air Force Times
IAVA to Congress: Don't cut the Post-9/11 GI Bill — everLeaders of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America say they don’t believe Post
IAVA to Congress: Don't cut the Post-9/11 GI Bill — ever
Air Force Times / Posted 15 days ago
Leaders of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America say they don’t believe Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits should be cut this year — or next year, or ever. So the advocates are working to pin down lawmakers to that lifetime promise as congressional... Read more
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Air Force Times
VA health panel on closure report: ‘Nothing was done in secret’including Disabled American Veterans, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars
VA health panel on closure report: ‘Nothing was done in secret’
Air Force Times / Posted 17 days ago
including Disabled American Veterans, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Vietnam Veterans of America and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, immediately took issue with the paper's content and its development, which they say... Read more
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FOX News
Veterans' charities reportedly receive fraction of money raised by Trump eventnot include personal donations by the candidate. At least one prominent charit
Veterans' charities reportedly receive fraction of money raised by Trump event
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
not include personal donations by the candidate. At least one prominent charity declined to receive any money from the January fundraiser. Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) founder Paul Rieckhoff called the event a "political s... Read more
21d
Fortune
Uber to Donate $1 Million to U.S. Veteran Organizationschosen are the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes, Tragedy
Uber to Donate $1 Million to U.S. Veteran Organizations
Fortune / Posted 21 days ago
chosen are the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes, Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), and Homes for our Troops. Uber senior VP of business Emil Michael’s own... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants morebases and provide bonuses to those who make those trips. The company also is d
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants more
Silicon Valley / Posted 21 days ago
bases and provide bonuses to those who make those trips. The company also is donating $1 million to organizations such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Hiring Our Heroes, Homes for our Troops, and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of Ameri... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants moreto those who make those trips. The company also is donating $1 million to orga
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants more
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
to those who make those trips. The company also is donating $1 million to organizations such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes, Homes for our Troops, and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America. MORE BUSI... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
VA privatization report upsets veterans' service organizationsSigning the letter to Schlichting are the: Disabled American Veterans Paralyz
VA privatization report upsets veterans' service organizations
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 21 days ago
Signing the letter to Schlichting are the: Disabled American Veterans Paralyzed Veterans of America Military Order of the Purple Heart Vietnam Veterans of America Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America Those signing the minority report... Read more
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The Hill
Uber reaches military hiring milestoneannounced it would donate a million dollars to veterans and military families c
Uber reaches military hiring milestone
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
announced it would donate a million dollars to veterans and military families charities to mark the milestone, including Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America and a program linked to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. ADVERTISEMENT The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants morebases and provide bonuses to those who make those trips. The company also is d
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants more
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
bases and provide bonuses to those who make those trips. The company also is donating $1 million to organizations such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes, Homes for our Troops, and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of Ameri... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants morebases and provide bonuses to those who make those trips. The company also is d
Uber has 50,000 drivers with ties to the military, and it wants more
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
bases and provide bonuses to those who make those trips. The company also is donating $1 million to organizations such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes, Homes for our Troops, and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of Ameri... Read more
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Air Force Times
Panel weighs closing all VA health care — vets' groups raise conflict of interest— including Disabled American Veterans, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wa
Panel weighs closing all VA health care — vets' groups raise conflict of interest
Air Force Times / Posted 27 days ago
— including Disabled American Veterans, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Vietnam Veterans of America and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America — sent a letter Thursday to Commission Chairwoman Nancy Schlichting denouncing the... Read more

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