Arlington, VA – Today the Senate confirmed Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) to lead the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Raleigh, NC – Yesterday the North Carolina State Senate Judiciary Committee passed a bill which would ease occupational licensing burdens on military families in the state. Today the bill is headed to the state’s Finance Committee for further review.
Columbia, SC — Today Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) launched a new effort to stop a South Carolina anti-free speech bill, S. 255, introduced by state Senator Hugh Leatherman (R-SC). If passed, S. 255 would allow the government to access private information about South Carolina citizens in an effort to find out what causes they personally support. This opens private citizens and groups up to the threat of discrimination and retaliation by the government.
Arlington, VA – Today the Senate voted to confirm Dr. David Shulkin as the next Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
Arlington, VA — CVA is urging members of Congress to pass the WINGMAN Act (H.R. 512) – a new bill that would allow certified congressional staffers to access the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) database for updates on veterans’ claims.
Raleigh, NC – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) North Carolina is launching a new effort to help pass a bill which would ease occupational licensing burdens on military families in the state.
Arlington, VA – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) will host the first event in a new tele-town hall series, “Future of the Courts,” with Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) on Wednesday, February 15 at 7PM.