The Department of Veterans Affairs announced today it is implementing an initiative to expedite compensation claims decisions for Veterans who have waited one year or longer. Effective today, VA claims raters will make provisional decisions on the oldest claims in inventory, which will allow Veterans to begin collecting compensation benefits more quickly, if eligible. Veterans will be able to submit additional evidence for consideration a full year after the provisional rating, before VA issues a final decision. Continue reading
District 10 Spring Meeting Hosted by Amery V.F.W. Post 7929 on May 4, 2013.
As a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on April 15, 2013, in Boston Continue reading
VFW reaches out to our friends, families and visitors of the Boston Bombing. Continue reading
Hagel makes decision on new medal issue Continue reading
Dr. Lorry Fenner, a retired Air Force Colonel who now works for the National Defense University in Washington DC, will be coming to Madison on the 18th of April to give her case supporting the inclusion of women in the combat arms of the military. The purpose of her lecture will be to spark thoughtful, academic discussion on the topic and allow listeners to come to their own conclusions on the matter. Continue reading
We are offering the services of our technicians during the traditional break (our slow time)…. Continue reading
President Barack Obama has proclaimed May 28, 2012 through November 11, 2025 as the Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War. Continue reading