• 31Jul2014

    Columbia Trust Helps “Spread the Wealth”

    When Chapters and Departments lack sufficient funds to provide direct services and special programs for injured and ill veterans, DAV’s Columbia Trust can be a valuable resource. Chapters and Departments that have excess funds…

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  • 29Jul2014

    Turning The Page

    Veteran Assisted by DAV Pays It Forward Before penning a book on entrepreneurship and graduating from the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV) program, Michael Bluemling encountered DAV. The assistance…

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  • 28Jul2014

    DAV Statement on the VA Conference Committee Agreement

    Washington, DC – DAV (Disabled American Veterans), a leading veteran service organization with over 1.2 million members, released the following statement by the Executive Director of its Washington Headquarters, Garry Augustine,…

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  • 25Jul2014

    Atlanta All Veterans Job Fair

            Georgia Dome One Georgia Dome Drive, NW Atlanta, GA  30313 October 30, 2014 11:00am – 3:00pm Click here to register.

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  • 24Jul2014

    Polytrauma and TBI

    How a Decade of War Has Changed Treatment More than a decade of war has dramatically changed the way polytrauma (PT) and traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are treated in America’s veterans returning home with these life-changing…

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  • 23Jul2014

    DAV Calls on Congress to Fully Fund the VA

    Chairman Sanders, Chairman Miller, Ranking Member Burr, Ranking Member Michaud: Last week, Acting Secretary Sloan Gibson appeared before the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee to discuss the progress made by the Department of Veterans…

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  • 22Jul2014

    DAV: VA Reforms Must Go Beyond Short-Term, Short-Sighted Fixes

    Veterans deserve an end to the ongoing threat posed by budget gimmicks and political gamesmanship As Congress holds a confirmation hearing this week for President Obama’s nomination for Veterans’ Affairs Secretary, Robert…

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  • 22Jul2014

    Empowering America’s Heroes

    The journey from injury to recovery is not complete until a veteran is able to find meaning in life. For those who are able, that means getting back to work to care for their families. The importance of helping them accomplish…

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  • 18Jul2014

    New Funding Request Mirrors DAV’s Predicted VA Budget Shortfall

    Acting VA Secretary Sloan Gibson requested $17.6 billion in new funding for the department at a Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee hearing Wednesday, almost directly on par with the figures DAV and other authors of the Independent…

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  • 18Jul2014

    Concerns Over VA Access Bills Meant To Help Veterans

    The House and Senate approved similar bills in June (S 2450 and HR 4810) written to take immediate measures to increase and improve veterans’ access to VA health care following the recent crisis. Both pieces of legislation…

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