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News and updates from the U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs Chairman, Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.
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Next week our committee will hold a hearing with on its legislative priorities for the year.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 20
Very good meeting today with Atlanta Regional Office Director Al Bocchicchio. We must continue to do all we can to ensure our veterans are receiving the top-notch care they have earned.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 20
Next week our committee will hold a hearing with on its legislative priorities for the year.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 19
Happy 77th birthday, U.S. Coast Guard Reserve! Thank you to the men and women of the . Semper Paratus.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 19
As we officially recognize the birthday of our nation’s first president, George Washington, we pay tribute to each of the leaders who have assumed the office of President of the United States.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 16
STAY TUNED: In the coming weeks, and will hold a series of hearings with Veterans Service Organizations to hear their legislative priorities for this year.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 16
The national theme is “African Americans in Times of War,” which calls attention to the heroic contributions of African Americans during the nation’s military conflicts, from the Revolutionary War to present-day operations.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 16
February is . It’s an honor to celebrate the legacy of African American pioneers who have fought in the face of hardship and oppression for freedom, equality and opportunity for all Americans.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 14
I’m so honored to be recognized by the National Association of State Veterans Homes as ‘Legislator of the Year.’ As , I am passionate about helping our veterans & empowering them in their lives & careers.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 14
., , , Statement on IG Report Regarding VA Secretary Travel:
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Senate VA Committee Feb 13
Congratulations to our committee staffers, David Shearman and Jon Coen, for making 100 of 2017. Much deserved!
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Senate VA Committee Feb 13
The president’s budget reaffirms his commitment to investing in our veterans’ health care and benefits. I look forward to working with as we continue to take steps to improve care for veterans.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 12
His leadership brought us together, and his legacy inspires us still. Happy Birthday, President Lincoln!
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Senate VA Committee Feb 9
Great talking with yesterday about issues that are important to America’s service members, veterans, and their families for the “Eye on Veterans” program.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 5
. and I introduced the ‘Veterans Cemetery Benefit Correction Act’ to require to provide grave liners for veterans buried in cemeteries under the control of the .
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Senate VA Committee Feb 5
Replying to @DeptVetAffairs
With the passage of the ‘Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act,’ we’ve given the tools to remove poor-performing or negligent employees.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 5
I am so proud to chair one of the most bipartisan and productive committees in the Senate. Every single member of our committee has put aside partisan differences and worked together on behalf of our nation’s veterans.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 2
Happy 77th anniversary to ! Thank you for all you’ve done to support our service members and their families.
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Senate VA Committee Feb 1
We are the land of the free because of the brave. I encourage everyone to take a moment to reflect and honor those who are serving overseas and all who have served to protect this great nation.
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Senate VA Committee Jan 31
Next week our committee will hold a hearing to consider pending legislation to improve veterans’ health care, benefits, homelessness prevention and accountability.
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