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Feb 19, 2014, 12:00 ET Veterans Group Launches VA Accountability Project

In an effort to bring greater attention and focus to underserved veterans, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) launched the VA Accountability...


Feb 11, 2014, 10:30 ET Veterans Advocacy Group Endorses VA Management Accountability Act of 2014

 Concerned Veterans for America (CVA), a national organization representing U.S. military veterans and families, announced today its support...


Feb 04, 2014, 18:00 ET ICYMI (AUDIO): Vets Groups Explain Opposition to Massive Vets Spending Bill

COLA cuts need to be repealed, but not through deficit spending  In case you missed it, this morning Concerned Veterans for America...


Dec 17, 2013, 06:30 ET DISASTER: Veteran Care Failures, Obamacare Link

A new web video produced by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) highlights one U.S. military veteran's difficulties in receiving care from the...


Dec 17, 2013, 06:30 ET Budget Bust: Should America's Heroes Pay The Price?

ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new video ad produced by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) criticizes the recent...


Sep 26, 2013, 13:29 ET The 'Defend Freedom' Veterans Tour -- October 2013

Honor Service. Defend Freedom. Take Action. A group of decorated military veterans will embark on a 25-day bus tour beginning October 4,...


Sep 12, 2013, 12:50 ET Event: Reforming The Pentagon

Featuring U.S. Senator Tom Coburn, M.D.  On September 18, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA), the Weekly Standard and a slate of...


Aug 19, 2013, 06:30 ET With Congress in Recess, Veterans Keep Pressure on White House

 On April 15, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) launched a White House petition calling on the President to fix the Department of Veterans...


Jul 10, 2013, 06:30 ET Former Gov. Ed Rendell, Sen. Rubio, & Sen. Cruz to Keynote Media Event: THE NEED FOR SPENDING REFORM

 On July 11, former Pennsylvania Gov. and Co-Chair of Campaign to Fix the Debt, Ed Rendell, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)...


Jul 02, 2013, 06:30 ET Senator Marco Rubio to Keynote Event

Media Event: THE NEED FOR SPENDING REFORM The $17 Trillion Debt Threat & America's Spending Addiction On July 11, Sen. Marco Rubio...


Jun 11, 2013, 08:17 ET Reforming Veterans Affairs: Preserving Promises to Those Who Serve

 Roughly 900,000 veterans are awaiting their Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation claims, with 70 percent backlogged for more than 125...


Apr 15, 2013, 08:20 ET New Website Launched to Demand Accountability from the Department of Veterans Affairs

New Campaign Aims to Shake Up Dysfunctional VA  As the backlog of pending disability claims at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)...


Feb 26, 2013, 16:02 ET Town Hall Meeting on Dangers of Sequestration

Combat Veteran and Best-Selling Author Ilario Pantano Leads Town Hall on Impact of Sequestration for North Carolina With steep defense...


Dec 10, 2012, 10:05 ET EVENT: The Future of America's Defense Spending

Featuring Senator Lindsey Graham, South Carolina & Senator Kelly Ayotte, New Hampshire  The following event is being announced by...


Dec 04, 2012, 06:30 ET Panel Presentation to Consider Future of U.S. Military Investment

Featuring Senator Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Who: The Weekly Standard & Concerned Veterans for America...


Nov 20, 2012, 06:30 ET Event: Panel Presentation to Consider Future of U.S. Military Investment

Event to be streamed live over the web How will looming defense cuts scheduled for 2013 and beyond affect national security and the U.S....


Oct 09, 2012, 06:30 ET Concerned Veterans for America to Host Press Conference on Ohio Military Voting Challenges

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** On Wednesday, October 10th, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) joins U.S. Navy veteran and Ohio State...


Sep 05, 2012, 06:00 ET $16 Trillion National Debt Is Security Threat

New web video released shortly after U.S. Debt Clock Strikes $16 Trillion  A new web video developed by Concerned Veterans for...


Aug 14, 2012, 06:00 ET U.S. National Debt is a Threat, Veterans Say

The economy and national debt top the list of veteran and military concerns  Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff said...


Jul 19, 2012, 11:09 ET Former CIA Clandestine Service Officer Embarks on State Radio Tour Promoting New Veterans Organization and Upcoming Event

 Gary Berntsen, Florida State Director for a new national organization called Concerned Veterans for America (CVA), will blanket the state...