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CVA Urges Congress to Include Reforms in NDAA

Arlington, VA — Today both the House and Senate Armed Services Committees will mark up the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY 2018. Current House versions of the bill contain defense spending levels over $60 billion higher than those laid out by the Trump administration earlier this year. Earlier this month, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) outlined… Read more »

House Moves to Block Bipartisan BRAC Measure

Arlington, VA —  The newly-proposed House defense appropriation bill would prohibit a new round of base realignment and closure (BRAC), a common sense cost-saving measure that would save taxpayers millions and make the Pentagon more efficient. Last year, the Department of Defense (DOD) estimated that they will have 22 percent excess capacity at bases across the world by 2019…. Read more »

President Trump Signs Historic VA Accountability Bill

San Angelo, TX – Today President Trump helped to deliver a major victory for veterans across the nation by signing the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017.  The bill was supported by Senator John Cornyn (R-TX). The VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 will reduce the time it takes to fire bad employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs… Read more »

President Trump Signs Historic VA Accountability Bill

Raleigh, NC – Today President Trump helped to deliver a major victory for veterans across the nation by signing the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017. The bill was supported by Senator Thom Tillis. The VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 will reduce the time it takes to fire bad employees at the Department of… Read more »

President Trump Signs Historic VA Accountability Bill

Richmond, VA – Today President Trump helped to deliver a major victory for veterans across the nation by signing the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017. The VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 will reduce the time it takes to fire bad employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), give Secretary Shulkin… Read more »

President Trump Signs Historic VA Accountability Bill

Miami, FL – Today President Trump helped to deliver a major victory for veterans across the nation by signing the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017. The bill was championed by Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and supported by Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL). The VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 will reduce the time it takes to fire… Read more »

President Trump Signs Historic VA Accountability Bill

Columbus, OH – Today President Trump helped to deliver a major victory for veterans across the nation by signing the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) attempted to water down the measure. The VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 will reduce the time it takes to fire bad employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs… Read more »