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CVA Statement on VA Modernization of Electronic Health Records

Arlington, VA — Today Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Shulkin and President Trump announced that they will shift the department’s existing Electronic Health Record (EHR) system to a commercial off-the-shelf product in order to modernize the VA’s approach to information technology (IT). Shulkin specified that the VA will move to the same system currently used by the Department of Defense (DoD). Concerned… Read more »

CVA Urges Sen. Casey to Support Historic VA Accountability Bill Tomorrow

Arlington, VA – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) is urging the Senate to pass a groundbreaking bill tomorrow that would finally give the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary, David Shulkin, the authority he needs to hold bad employees accountable. The bill was introduced by Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) has yet to take a public… Read more »

CVA Urges Senate to Pass Historic VA Accountability Bill Tomorrow

Arlington, VA – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) is urging the Senate to pass a groundbreaking bill tomorrow that would finally give the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary, David Shulkin, the authority he needs to hold bad employees accountable. The bill, S. 1094, was introduced by Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and is cosponsored by Senator John Cornyn (R-TX). The VA Accountability and… Read more »

CVA Urges Senate to Pass Historic VA Accountability Bill Tomorrow

Arlington, VA – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) is urging the Senate to pass a groundbreaking bill tomorrow that would finally give the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary, David Shulkin, the authority he needs to hold bad employees accountable. The bill was introduced by Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and is cosponsored by Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC). The VA Accountability and Whistleblower… Read more »

CVA Urges Senate to Pass Historic VA Accountability Bill Tomorrow

Arlington, VA – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) is urging the Senate to pass a groundbreaking bill tomorrow that would finally give the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary, David Shulkin, the authority he needs to hold bad employees accountable. The bill was introduced by Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) has yet to take a position… Read more »

CVA Urges Senate to Pass Historic VA Accountability Bill Tomorrow

Arlington, VA – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) is urging the Senate to pass a groundbreaking bill tomorrow that would finally give the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary, David Shulkin, the authority he needs to hold bad employees accountable. The bill was introduced by Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and has the support of Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL), who recently signed… Read more »

CVA Urges Senate to Help Veterans and Pass Historic VA Reform Tomorrow

Arlington, VA — Tomorrow the Senate will vote on the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017, bipartisan legislation that would shorten the process for firing bad employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).   Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) has been engaged in a nationwide grassroots effort — including web ads, phone calls, emails, and local… Read more »