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CVA to Baldwin: ‘You didn’t show up for us’

Grassroots veterans group calls out Baldwin in new, upper-six-figure ad campaign MADISON, Wis.— Concerned Veterans for America-Wisconsin (CVA-WI) on Wednesday launched a new, over $800,000 ad campaign urging Wisconsinites to reject Tammy Baldwin in November. The ad, “Showing Up,” reminds voters Baldwin didn’t show up for veterans, especially when they needed her most. Watch the… Read more »

CVA to Baldwin: Repudiate VoteVets’ Attacks on Wisconsin Veterans

TOMAH – Concerned Veterans for America has written an open letter to Senator Tammy Baldwin imploring her to disavow a shameless ad being circulated by the group VoteVets. The grassroots organization is also releasing a new video that calls the VoteVets piece “outrageous” for questioning the stories of Mark and Jean, who shared their experience with the… Read more »

CVA: VoteVets Smears Veteran Family

MADISON — Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) is reacting to a false television ad released in Wisconsin by VoteVets this weekend. The ad shamefully uses unrelated news articles from nearly a year ago to attack the personal story of a veteran and his wife who suffered at the Tomah VA facility, and paint it as inaccurate. … Read more »

CVA: Baldwin’s Tomah Comments Show She’s Out of Touch, Ignoring Crisis in Veterans Care

TOMAH – Concerned Veterans for America is responding to Senator Tammy Baldwin’s comments today regarding her response to the crisis at the Tomah VA hospital. At a luncheon with WisPolitics today, the Associated Press quoted Baldwin claiming she had done “what needed to be done” to fix the problem.    The organization said Baldwin’s claim… Read more »

CVA Launches $1.5M Ad Campaign Highlighting Baldwin’s Tomah VA Record

Grassroots group running television, digital ads asking Wisconsinites to urge Senator Baldwin to support health care choice for veterans.  MADISON – Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) is launching a major campaign to educate Wisconsinites about Sen. Tammy Baldwin’s failure to address the Tomah VA scandal while also encouraging the public to call her and urge her to… Read more »

Repeal of Prevailing Wage Law Will Expand Opportunity for Wisconsin Veterans

Madison, WI – Today, Governor Scott Walker signed the state budget, which includes a full repeal of Wisconsin’s prevailing wage law. Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) recently urged members of the Assembly and Senate to move forward with a repeal of the prevailing wage. CVA Policy Director Dan Caldwell issued the following comment: “The prevailing wage will no longer stand… Read more »

Wisconsin is One Step Closer to a Full Repeal of Prevailing Wage Law

Madison, WI – Last night, the Wisconsin Senate voted to pass the state budget which includes a full repeal of Wisconsin’s prevailing wage law. It will now head to Governor Scott Walker’s desk. Governor Walker has indicated his support for a repeal of the prevailing wage in the past, calling it, “one more tool to make sure taxpayers get… Read more »