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Why is the VA MISSION Act so important? Because the VA isn’t fixed yet

Has the Department of Veterans Affairs come a long way toward providing better care for veterans? Absolutely. But that doesn’t mean serious problems don’t persist. The VA is still not reliably tracking veterans’ wait times, according to the Government Accountability Office (GAO). This assessment comes five years after the Phoenix VA scandal erupted, informing the… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Monday, July 29th 2019

Instead of throwing more money at the VA, why not try fixing its problems?

In the last 10 years, the Department of Veterans Affairs budget has more than doubled, reaching nearly $200 billion. Last week, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked that if the debt limit is raised and federal spending levels increase, the treasury must provide another $22 billion to transfer to the VA. That extra spending was supposedly… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Wednesday, July 24th 2019

Like Reps. Gaetz and Khanna have done, Congress needs to take control of war powers

As tensions between the United States and Iran continue to grow, it’s becoming clearer that Congress needs to take back its constitutional responsibilities around war and peace and rigorously debate where, when, and why we send troops into harm’s way. Concerned Veterans for America Senior Advisor Dan Caldwell recently wrote in The Hill that Congress… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Thursday, July 11th 2019

October Day Of Action – North Texas

Veterans deserve to be taken care of after taking off the uniform. Veterans, military family members and patriotic Americans in Texas are fighting for reform at the VA so that veterans are properly cared for. Please join Concerned Veterans of America at our North Texas phone bank to ask Americans to support health care choice… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Tuesday, October 3rd 2017

CVA Freedom Hour and Policy Update

Join Concerned Veterans for American for a Freedom Hour to discuss veteran issues and policy updates on CVA’s Mission to reform the VA health care system. Find out more and register here!

By Concerned Veterans for America
Friday, August 25th 2017

CVA Defend and Reform Tour with Senator Cruz- Houston

Join Concerned Veterans for America and Senator Ted Cruz for a town hall event on the issues impacting veterans and their families the most. This event will feature CVA Director of Policy, Dan Caldwell, discussing with Senator Cruz reform to accountability at the Department of Veterans Affairs, improvements to the Choice Program, what more Washington… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Tuesday, June 27th 2017

CVA Defend and Reform Tour with Senator Cruz- Austin

Join Concerned Veterans for America and Senator Ted Cruz for a town hall event on the issues impacting veterans and their families the most. This event will feature CVA Director of Policy, Dan Caldwell, discussing with Senator Cruz reform to accountability at the Department of Veterans Affairs, improvements to the Choice Program, what more Washington… Read more »

By Concerned Veterans for America
Tuesday, June 27th 2017