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Category Archive: National VFW News
Aug 27 2016
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Oct 09 2015
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 8, 2015) – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) is pleased to announce it will host a virtual career fair open exclusively to service members and veterans on October 21, 2015. The career fair will run from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT and feature available opportunities …
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Aug 27 2015
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has appointed a 13-year Army and Desert Storm veteran as the first female Assistant Quartermaster General for the nation’s largest combat veteran service organization.
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Aug 27 2015
The VFW needs your input on VA health care.
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Aug 27 2015
The Ladies Auxiliary has changed their official name to the VFW Auxiliary and now accepts men.
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Jul 12 2015
VFW says inadequate military resourcing will cost lives — American lives
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Jun 22 2015
VFW applauds VA’s decision to expand disability benefits for Air Force personnel exposed to contaminated C-123 aircraft.
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May 07 2015
VFW Files Suit Against VA New claims procedure benefits the government, not veterans WASHINGTON (May 7, 2015) — The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States and Disabled American Veterans filed a joint lawsuit yesterday to force the Department of Veterans Affairs to change a new claims submission procedure that was created solely to …
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Apr 29 2015
House of Representatives is set to penalize disabled veterans.
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Apr 14 2015
VFW Announces Kick-Off of Youth Scholarship Competitions New themes selected for the 2015-16 contest KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 14, 2015) – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) is pleased to announce the kick-off of the 2015-16 VFW’s Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions. The announcement comes just weeks after students …
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