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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House passed two pieces of VA reform legislation. The VA Accountability Act of 2015 passed with a vote of 256 – 170. The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 passed with a vote of 385 – 34. Chairman Miller released the following statement: “I […]
WASHINGTON, DC – On Monday, 62 years after the signing of the Korean Armistice Agreement on July 27, 1953, Chairman Jeff Miller and Ranking Member Corrine Brown led a bipartisan delegation from the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. […]
Chairmen Miller and Dent Pledge that Congress will Address Recently Disclosed Funding Shortfall WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Chairman Jeff Miller (House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs) and Chairman Charlie Dent (House Committee on Appropriations, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee) released the following joint statement on VA’s budget shortfall. “As chairmen of the […]
Fix the VA, Mr. President Only presidential leadership can end years of mismanagement By Jeff Miller Pittsburgh Post-Gazette July 21, 2015 http://www.post-gazette.com/opinion/Op-Ed/2015/07/21/Fix-the-VA-Mr-President/stories/201507210020 The Department of Veterans Affairs has threatened to shut down hospitals in August unless it receives a budget add-on of $3 billion. The VA released this shocking news this month, capping […]
WASHINGTON, DC – Chairman Jeff Miller made an impassioned speech about VA’s ongoing lack of accountability and widespread mismanagement at the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs markup of H.R. 1994, the VA Accountability Act of 2015. The bill passed the committee yesterday 14 – 10: “This committee will continue its oversight, we will […]
The In Memory program is a way all Vietnam Veterans can have a connection to The Wall and be honored in the place our country has set aside to honor them. The post In Memory program honors Vietnam Veterans for their sacrifice appeared first on VAntage Point.