CVA in the News

CVA in the News

Op-ed | Abandoning Kiowa Is A Huge Mistake

Flying a helicopter in combat a couple of hundred feet above a firefight, fully armed with rockets and a .50-cal machine gun, cleared hot and inbound to a target, provides an adrenaline rush few experience. But those of us who have belong to an exclusive team, one that will soon be a thing of the past.

By Emily Laird | Friday, November 21st 2014

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Op-ed | There Are Two Ways To Fight ISIS: The Right Way, And Obama’s Way

An ISIS video emerged on Sunday that showed American and former Army Ranger, Peter Kassig, beheaded along with over a dozen Syrian soldiers. To date, five Westerners have been held captive, presumably tortured, used as propaganda and then brutally murdered.

By Emily Laird | Thursday, November 20th 2014

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House Veterans Affairs Committee’s Newly Elected Ranking Member Rep. Corrine Brown in Denial about VA Scandal

Pete Hegseth, CEO of Concerned Veterans for America, issued the following statement after the Democratic Steering Committee’s decision to name Rep. Corrine Brown (D-FL) as the next Ranking Member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee (HVAC):

By Emily Laird | Wednesday, November 19th 2014

Open Letter to Leader Pelosi Regarding Representative Corrine Brown

Dear Leader Pelosi, I am writing you on behalf of Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) to ask that you reconsider your decision to support Representative Corrine Brown (D-FL) for the position of Ranking Member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee (HVAC).

By Caroline Phelps | Wednesday, November 19th 2014

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.





Continuing the fight for the veterans’ voices around the country. Today – knocking doors in Louisiana for #VAreform and #VAaccountability.

ICYMI: Something that’s been out of the headlines for a while – the Iran Nuclear talks, still continue. Pete Hegseth joined Opening Bell recently to discuss what a nuclear capable #Iran could do to the stability of the region.