February 13, 2013 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News
Each year hundreds of VFW leaders converge on the Hill, taking the voice of America’s veterans directly to congressional dignitaries and lawmakers during the VFW Legislative Conference. Keep reading to find out how to view the live stream.
February 6, 2012 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, WDVA News
The main agency for veterans affairs in Wisconsin is moving offices.
February 4, 2012 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, Legislative, Troop Support, Veterans Events
This month’s issue of Military Officer contains an annual letter featuring background on why your legislators need to hear from you and the steps you can take to contact them.
February 4, 2012 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, Legislative, Troop Support, Veterans Service
VFW was front and center when the President announced a Veterans Job Corps initiative aimed at helping veterans find pathways to employment.
January 28, 2012 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, Legislative, Veterans Events, Veterans Service
On Thursday DoD announced a budget cutting proposal that includes increased TRICARE fees, large force cuts, future pay cutbacks, a commission to review military retirement, and another round of base closures.
January 26, 2012 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, WI VFW News
Steve Lawrence, VFW Department of Wisconsin State Adjutant/Quartermaster since 2006, has resigned from his position effective today, January 26, 2012.
January 10, 2012 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, Veterans Events, WDVA News
Deputy Secretary Johns asked me to share the itinerary below to see if you could contact your local commanders in Rhinelander about their members attending if they wish as the more veterans there, the better.
January 10, 2012 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, Special Alerts, Veteran Honors
Registration is open for the 32nd National Veterans Wheelchair Games, the largest annual wheelchair sports event in the world.
December 19, 2011 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, Legislative, OEF/OIF News, SheServes/Women Veterans, WI VFW News
Despite worries about budget-cutting proposals from last year’s Deficit Commission and this year’s Super Committee, many think we’ve dodged a bullet, with no major cuts enacted yet.
In his December “As I See It” column, MOAA Government Relations Director Colonel Steve Strobridge says the cuts are on the way, and we’ll know the specifics soon.
December 9, 2011 in Adjutant-Quartermaster News, National VFW News, OEF/OIF News, SheServes/Women Veterans, WI VFW News
A front page Washington Post article Thursday revealed that the Air Force disposed of the incinerated partial remains of at least 274 American troops in a landfill in King George County, Va.