CVA in the News

CVA in the News

CVA Supports Commission’s Proposals to Reform Military Compensation and Health Care

The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission today released its report recommending changes to the current military compensation system to ensure the viability of the military retirement and health care system.

By Caroline Phelps | Thursday, January 29th 2015

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CVA’s Bipartisan Fixing Veterans Health Care Taskforce to Release Findings at February 26 Summit in Washington, D.C.

Today, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) announced that it will release the findings and recommendations of its bipartisan Fixing Veterans Health Care Taskforce at a policy summit, headlined by senior lawmakers, health policy experts and veterans advocates, designed to explore and debate the best ways to deliver quality, timely care to our nation’s veterans.

By Caroline Phelps | Tuesday, January 27th 2015

CVA Calls for Further Congressional Investigation of Reports of Proposed Al Qaeda Prisoner Swap

Is the Obama administration trading a known Al Qaeda operative for an american couple wrongly imprisoned in Qatar? Let’s hope not.

By Pete Hegseth | Monday, January 26th 2015

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The Impact of Active Duty Deaths on Survivors

How does it feel to lose a family member serving their country? After more than 13 years of war and nearly 7,000 casualties, it’s a feeling that many Americans — including myself, unfortunately — are familiar with.

By Jane Horton | Friday, January 23rd 2015

Building on our 2013 #MillionVetBacklog effort, the 2014 #VAaccountability Project is an ambitious project to bring long-overdue accountability to VA. In addition to information about VA problems and solutions, the project’s website — — will provide concrete ways for CVA members and all Americans to demand accountability at Veterans Affairs.





The federal government finally barred FedBid, a corrupt contractor that tried to destroy the reputation of a senior Veterans Affairs official who ruled against it, from any new government contracts. #VAaccountability

Pete Hegseth: “Addressing the current military compensation challenges with thoughtful reform will empower America’s troops and their families by both providing more options to obtain the benefits they’ve earned and ensuring that we keep America’s military the most powerful in the world.”

Don’t miss your chance to attend our bipartisan veterans health care summit on Feb. 26th. RSVP now to reserve your spot.