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May 18, 2018, 15:41 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Responds to President Trump's Nomination of Robert Wilkie as VA Secretary

Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) released the following statement today from its Executive Director, Carl Blake, in response to the nomination...


May 16, 2018, 20:20 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds House Passage of VA MISSION Act

Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) issued the following statement today from its Executive Director, Carl Blake, in response to the House passage...


May 16, 2018, 11:19 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Chapters from Across the Country to Gather in Minneapolis for 72nd Annual Convention

WHO: National directors and delegates representing Paralyzed Veterans of America's 33 chapters across the country David Zurfluh, national...


May 09, 2018, 15:57 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds House Committee on Veterans' Affairs Passage of VA MISSION Act

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) released the following statement today from its Executive Director, Carl Blake, in response to...


May 03, 2018, 15:25 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Applauds House Introduction of VA MISSION Act

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) strongly supports H.R. 5674, the VA MISSION Act. This bipartisan, bicameral legislation would...


May 03, 2018, 12:27 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Honors San Antonio-based Luna Middleman Architects with 2018 Barrier-Free America Award

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) has awarded its 2018 Barrier-Free America Award to Luna Middleman Architects of San Antonio,...


May 01, 2018, 17:22 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Responds to House Passage of Long-Term FAA Reauthorization Bill

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) issued the following statement today in response to an overwhelming vote in the U.S. House of...


Mar 28, 2018, 19:18 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Responds to Removal of VA Secretary

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) released the following statement today from its Executive Director, Carl Blake, in response to...


Mar 19, 2018, 17:50 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Responds to Omnibus Spending Bill

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) released the following statement today from its Executive Director, Carl Blake, in response to...


Mar 08, 2018, 15:48 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Honors Senator Johnny Isakson with 2018 Gordon H. Mansfield Congressional Leadership Award

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today presented Sen. Johnny Isakson, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, with...


Mar 07, 2018, 18:39 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Responds to OIG Report Regarding Problems at DC VA Medical Center

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) released the following statement today from its Executive Director, Carl Blake, in response to...


Mar 06, 2018, 20:08 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Urges Protection of VA Specialized Care and Expansion of Caregiver Support Services to Veterans of All Eras

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) National President, David Zurfluh, presented the organization's top legislative priorities today...


Feb 20, 2018, 13:18 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Responds to Findings of VA OIG Report

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) issued the following statement today from its executive director, Carl Blake, regarding the...


Feb 16, 2018, 15:36 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Deeply Disappointed in House Passage of H.R. 620

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) issued the following statement today in response to a vote in the United States House of...


Feb 13, 2018, 10:38 ET Paralyzed Veterans Executive Director Honored by HillVets

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to announce that its Executive Director, Carl Blake, has been named to the HillVets100...


Feb 06, 2018, 12:52 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Announces First Annual Quad Rugby Invitational

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans), today announced its groundbreaking Quad Rugby Invitational, a free event for individuals living...


Feb 02, 2018, 11:56 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Contribute to Vikings' Super Bowl Stadium Accessibility Redesign

The Minnesota Vikings NFL team will be hosting this year's Super Bowl in a 65,400-seat stadium featuring superior wheelchair access and seating...


Feb 01, 2018, 12:17 ET Penske Automotive Group Donates More Than $1 Million to Paralyzed Veterans of America

Penske Automotive Group and their customers raised over $1 million for Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) through its 2017 "Service...


Feb 01, 2018, 11:49 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Names Executive Director

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today announced that its President and Executive Committee have named Carl Blake as the...


Jan 25, 2018, 15:26 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Offers Job Placement Support to Veterans During Employment Event

Leading veterans service organization, Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans), today announced its launch of a series of veteran...


Dec 06, 2017, 14:30 ET Major Veterans Groups Deliver 182k-signature Petition to Congress

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans), DAV (Disabled American Veterans), the American Legion, and Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) today...


Nov 30, 2017, 15:20 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Partners with Elevation Burger

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) this week announced its partnership with Elevation Burger, launching an in-store campaign that...


Nov 07, 2017, 13:16 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Names Interim Executive Director

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today announced that its President and Executive Committee have named Carl Blake the...


Nov 06, 2017, 15:05 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America "Deeply Disappointed" in New Tax Reform Plan

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today reacted to the new tax reform plan via a strongly worded letter to U.S. House Ways and...


Nov 06, 2017, 10:15 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Welcomes New Leadership Member

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) today announced it has named Army Sergeant Shaun Castle as National Deputy Executive Director....