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May 30 2009

VFW Stands Up Against Military Suicides

In an open letter, VFW Commander-in-Chief Glen Gardner is urging his 1.6 million members to help OEF/OIF veterans cope with the stresses of war. Dear Comrades: There is an enemy in our midst that is having a devastating effect on our servicemen and women in the field and at home. That enemy is stress. Since …

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May 28 2009

VA News – Week of May 25, 2009

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May 27 2009

Mojave Veterans Memorial Threatened by ACLU

(Via VFW Wisconsin) Mojave veterans memorial By Glen M. Gardner Jr. Many Americans think of Memorial Day as a three-day weekend at the beach, but to those of us who have worn the uniform and to our families, who also have sacrificed, Memorial Day is a day of remembrance. Remembering is what a group of …

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May 21 2009

VA News – Week of May 18, 2009

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May 19 2009

PBS to Air 20th Televised National Memorial Day Concert

On Memorial Day weekend, PBS will unite our nation with an evening that has become an American tradition. The multi award-winning National Memorial Day Concert honors the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform, their families at home and all those who have given their lives for our country. The 2009 event …

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May 18 2009

VFW Washington Weekly – May 15, 2009

In This Issue: 1. VA Appropriations Update 2. House VA Committee Hearings 3. Merchant Mariner Bill Passes House 4. GI Bill Registration Update   1. VA Appropriations Update: In testimony before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, VA Secretary Eric Shinseki reaffirmed the Administration's support for advanced appropriations, a VFW top …

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May 18 2009

2009 All State Winners

  Congratulations to all  these Posts   Rank Post No District       1 10574 13 2 1503 10 3 7589 8 4 9808 3 5 9478 10 6 1426 3 7 3160 2 8 9696 9 9 8241 10 10 8469 10 11 6000 9 12 824 1 13 7327 10 14 9382 …

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May 13 2009

VA News – Week of May 11, 2009

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May 12 2009

VFW Pleased With VA Budget Increase

Washington, D.C., May 7, 2009– The nation's largest organization of combat veterans is very pleased with the administration's fiscal year 2010 budget request for the Department of Veterans Affairs. "This is a very good budget," said Glen M. Gardner Jr., the national commander of the 2.2 million-member Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. and …

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May 12 2009

The American Veteran – May Edition

(via The Pentagon Channel)

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