Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

News

Commander: ‘Together, we can get VA back on track’

American Legion national commander expresses confidence that McDonald will work closely with veterans to restore trust in VA. WASHINGTON (July 29, 2014) — American Legion National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger today thanked the Senate for acting quickly to confirm the nomination of former Procter & Gamble Chief Executive Officer Robert McDonald to become secretary of the embattled Department... [Read more]


American Legion says compromise bill is ‘critical component’ for VA improvement

The measure would seek to correct longstanding systemic problems within the department WASHINGTON (July 28, 2014) – The country’s largest wartime veterans organization welcomed the introduction of a bill in Congress that would fix longstanding, widespread problems within the Department of Veterans Affairs, which have impaired its ability to deliver timely health care and benefits to America’s... [Read more]


Acting Secretary Gibson Outlines Problems, Actions Taken, and Budget Resources Needed to Ensure Access to Care

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 16, 2014 WASHINGTON – In testimony before the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs Sloan D. Gibson outlined serious problems regarding access to healthcare and key actions the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has taken to get Veterans off wait lists and into clinics. “The trust that is the foundation... [Read more]


AZ Liquor Control Providing Free Instruction on New Laws

FYI All, LIQUOR OMNIBUS BILL; SB1397  new rules become effective on July 7, 2014  new laws become effective on July 24, 2014 FREE CLASSES: recommended registering on line. Phoenix – July 8, 2014 9:00 AM Tucson – July 9, 2014 9:30 AM Flagstaff – July 17, 2014 10:00 AM azliquor.gov (new liquor laws) It is strongly advised to register. Liquor Control will be providing a one day free... [Read more]