• 19Jan2018

    RAMPing up the appeals process

    Last August, DAV heralded the signing of appeals modernization legislation into law. This long-awaited legislative reform addresses the long delays veterans often face within the current VA disability appeals system, averaging…

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  • 18Jan2018

    Marine veteran paying it forward

    DAV claims assistance inspires Marine veteran to give back as service officer After receiving assistance from DAV benefits specialist Dan Knabe (right), Marine Corps veteran Mike Franko was inspired to give back. Just months…

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  • 18Jan2018

    Sacramento Veterans job fair, Thursday, January 18, 2018

          McClellan Conference Center 5411 Luce Avenue McClellan, CA  95652 January 18, 2018 11:00am – 3:00pm Register here

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  • 18Jan2018

    Joint Base Lewis-McChord job fair, Thursday, January 18, 2018

          American Lake Conference Center 8085 NCO Beach Road Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA  98433 January 18, 2018 11:00am – 3:00pm Register here

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  • 16Jan2018

    Documentary honors DAV member

    World War II hero and DAV life member honored in documentary Courtesy of Vanilla Fire Productions It was Jan. 16, 1942, and Japanese enemy fire was raining down on the U.S. Army’s 26th Cavalry Regiment in the Philippines. Ed Ramsey,…

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  • 11Jan2018

    Keeping the conversation alive

    PTSDJournal partners with DAV to maintain focus on invisible wounds From left: Medal of Honor recipient and Marine veteran Dakota Meyer; Past National Commander Dave Riley; Army veteran Prudential Insurance Co.’s Vice President…

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  • 10Jan2018

    Tampa Veterans job fair, Thursday, January 11, 2018

          Armature Works 1910 N. Ola Ave Tampa, FL  33602 January 11, 2018 11:00am – 3:00pm Register here

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  • 10Jan2018

    San Antonio Veterans job fair, Thursday, January 11, 2018

          Norris Conference Centers 618 NW Loop 410, #207 San Antonio, TX  78216 January 11, 2018 11:00am – 3:00pm Register here

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  • 09Jan2018

    Hitler in Los Angeles

    New book details how DAV founding members foiled Nazi plans to launch attacks on American soil German American Bund parade, New York City, Oct. 30, 1939. (Courtesy of Library of Congress) Newly resurfaced evidence reveals some…

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  • 04Jan2018

    2018: The path forward

    While 2017 was probably one of the most significant years in terms of legislation to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs, 2018 may be even more critical as a number of historic new laws begin to be implemented. Last year,…

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