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VFW Washington Weekly, March 20, 2009

In This Issue: 1. Third-Party Collection Proposal Withdrawn 2. VFW Commander-in-Chief Testifies 3. Akaka Receives VFW Congressional Award 4. House VA Committee Hearings 5. VFW Chief Meets with Secretary of State 6. Colorado to Get New VA Hospital 7. DOD to End Stop Loss To read the full text go to:  Mo Legislative Updates Continue reading →

VFW Members Have Accident Protection

Every active member of the VFW receives the Accidental Death and Dismemberment Policy. This means every annual member in good standing has the policy. Life members have the comfort of knowing the policy will always be in effect for them. This group insurance policy pays a benefit of $1,000 when a member’s death is due […] Continue reading →


NATIONAL LEGISLATIVE SERVICE 1. Advance Funding Bill Reintroduced 2. Senate Holds VA Appeals Process Hearing 3. FY 2010 Independent Budget Now Online NATIONAL SECURITY & FOREIGN AFFAIRS 1. Camp Lejeune Water Study 2. Army Referral Bonus Program 3. TRICARE for Retired Reserve 4. Reserve Retirement Full report can be accessed at: Mo Legislative Updates Continue reading →