Veteran Resources - Veteran-Related News & Legislation

‘Don’t wait’: Veteran exposed to burn pits now on track to get care after PACT Act enacted

SAN ANTONIO – A new law allows nearly 3.5 million veterans exposed to burn pits to get health care...

Action being taken to curb alarming escalation in veteran suicides

SAN ANTONIO – This time of year can be extremely challenging for veterans. Last year, suicides among veterans...

Applications open for post-9/11 veterans to receive bonus check – Minnesota

Minnesota veterans who served in the two decades following the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks can now apply...

Biden signs first bill in ‘Momnibus’ package, putting $15 million behind maternity care for veterans

President Biden on Tuesday signed into law an act that creates a $15 million program to support maternal...

Bipartisan bill would exempt loans to veteran businesses from MBL cap

Sens. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, and Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, introduced legislation Thursday to exempt credit union loans made to...

Blue Water Navy (BWN) Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019

Beginning Jan. 1, 2020, Veterans who served as far as 12 nautical miles from the shore of Vietnam,...

Center for Military Readiness

The Center for Military Readiness is an independent, non-partisan, public policy organization with a unique mission: reporting on...

Colorado – Veteran Suicide Prevention Pilot Program

The bill requires the state department of human services (department) to establish a veteran suicide prevention pilot program...

Every Veteran Counts Act of 2021 – H.R 5295

To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to maintain demographic information...

Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs Celebrates 2021 Legislative Accomplishments

Governor Ron DeSantis Signs Budget Highlighting Strong Support for Florida’s 1.5 Million Veterans, Their Families, and Survivors TALLAHASSEE –...