CVA in the News

CVA in the News

The Defend Freedom Tour Is Back

If you attended one of our 71 Defend Freedom Tour stops since 2012, you know how inspiring they are. Concerned Veterans for America — through the #DefendFreedom Tour — is building a movement of veterans, military family members, and patriotic citizens that will fight for a free and prosperous America.

By Pete Hegseth | Thursday, March 5th 2015

Concerned Veterans for America Announces 2015 Defend Freedom Tour

Concerned Veterans for America (CVA), a leading national veterans’ advocacy organization, today announced the launch of the 2015 National Defend Freedom Tour including an all-star lineup of prominent speakers, performers and special guests with a mission to deliver a simple message to cities across the country – honor service, defend freedom and take action.

By Caroline Phelps | Thursday, March 5th 2015

Taskforce report
Op-ed | A bold blueprint for transforming veterans’ health care

Imagine how we would meet the service-related health-care needs of military veterans if we had a clean slate and were considering the question for the first time.

By Emily Laird | Sunday, March 1st 2015

CVA To Secretary McDonald: Read Our Plan Before You Criticize It

It is disappointing that VA Secretary McDonald chose to misrepresent and attack CVA’s new VA reform plan, the Veterans Independence Act, in front of a Senate Committee – especially when he could not have possibly had the time to read the 100-page report which only released an hour before his scheduled testimony.

By Pete Hegseth | Friday, February 27th 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.





Come and join us for the launch of our 2015 #DefendFreedom Tour in New York City. We’ll be joining up with the team over at Fox And Friends for a 3-hour morning special to announce the tour and spread the word.

RSVP (free attendance) and join us for an incredible morning:

Even #VA employees know the system needs to be changed… And our #Veterans Independence Act is looking to help them do just that.

Find out how: