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Mar 17, 2014, 10:53 ET Updated: MEDIA EVENT- Reforming Veterans Affairs: Preserving Promises to Nevada's Veterans

On Thursday, March 20, 2014 Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) will host "Reforming Veterans Affairs: Preserving Promises to Nevada's Veterans."...


Mar 14, 2014, 09:30 ET MEDIA EVENT- Reforming Veterans Affairs: Preserving Promises to Nevada's Veterans

On Thursday, March 20, 2014 Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) will host "Reforming Veterans Affairs: Preserving Promises to Nevada's Veterans."...


Feb 27, 2014, 11:35 ET Veterans' Advocacy Group Warns: VA Destruction of Patient Medical Records May Be Illegal

Recent investigative reporting with The Daily Caller and Washington Examiner has exposed further dysfunction and mismanagement at the U.S. Department ...


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 for the...


Feb 04, 2014, 06:00 ET ICYMI (AUDIO): Vets Groups Explain Opposition to Massive Vets Spending Bill

In case you missed it, this morning Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) — a veterans advocacy organization — along with AMVETS, held a press call to ...


Jan 23, 2014, 08:15 ET Veterans $770K Ad Buy Highlights Budget Failures and Military Pension Cuts; Thanks Rep. Cotton and Rep. Coffman

New ads produced by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) blasts Congress for failing to address the nation's dangerous $17 trillion debt and instead...


Jan 23, 2014, 08:15 ET Veterans $74K Ad Buy Highlights Budget Failures and Military Pension Cuts; Thanks Rep. Coffman

A new ad produced by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) blasts Congress for failing to address the nation's dangerous $17 trillion debt and instead ...


Jan 23, 2014, 08:15 ET Veterans $665K Ad Buy Highlights Budget Failures and Military Pension Cuts; Thanks Rep. Cotton

A new ad produced by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) blasts Congress for failing to address the nation's dangerous $17 trillion debt and instead ...


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

A new video ad produced by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) criticizes the recent Congressional budget deal for slashing retirement pay for...


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 U.S....


Sep 26, 2013, 01:29 ET The 'Defend Freedom' Veterans Tour -- October 2013

A group of decorated military veterans will embark on a 25-day bus tour beginning October 4, traveling from coast to coast on the 'Defend Freedom'...


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

On September 18, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA), the Weekly Standard and a slate of top-notch legislators and policy experts will host a...


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 Affairs...


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) will...


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

On July 11, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and former Pennsylvania Gov. and Co-Chair of Campaign to Fix the Debt, Ed Rendell will keynote Concerned Veterans ...


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 days....


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

As the backlog of pending disability claims at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) soars to nearly one million, today Concerned Veterans for...


Feb 26, 2013, 04:02 ET Town Hall Meeting on Dangers of Sequestration

With steep defense reductions scheduled to take effect beginning Friday, March 1, under the process of sequestration, North Carolinians are anxiously ...


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

The following event is being announced by Concerned Veterans for America. Who: The Weekly Standard & Concerned Veterans for America What: Panel...


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

Who: The Weekly Standard & Concerned Veterans for America What: Panel presentation to consider the future of U.S. Military Investment Where: The...


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

How will looming defense cuts scheduled for 2013 and beyond affect national security and the U.S. military's force readiness? On December 11, a...


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

On Wednesday, October 10th, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) joins U.S. Navy veteran and Ohio State Representative Mike Dovilla, R-Berea, in...


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

A new web video developed by Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) highlights the threat to U.S. security posed by our nation's $16 trillion debt, and ...


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

Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff said last year that, "The most significant threat to our national security is our debt..." and a ...