April 24, 2019

Syracuse launches program to train veterans in political careers

This fall, Syracuse will launch its “Veterans in Politics” program, which is designed to give veterans a crash course in what it takes to succeed in […]
April 24, 2019

New text feature available through VA’s Women Veterans Call Center

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) added  a text messaging feature to the Women Veterans Call Center on April 23, providing another convenient way for […]
April 19, 2019

Call to every American to Be There for Veterans

Recently, three Veterans ended their lives on the grounds of our VA facilities. Every death by suicide is a tragedy and we are deeply saddened by […]
April 19, 2019

Some colleges receiving the most GI benefits spend the least on educating veterans, report says

Ten schools alone received a total of $5.4 billion in GI Bill payments, with the University of Phoenix and DeVry and Strayer universities topping the list, […]
April 18, 2019

Historic Cruise Returning WWII Veterans to Normandy for D-Day 75th Anniversary

In June, the National WWII Museum is sponsoring a 10-day cruise that will take veterans back to the battle site.
April 17, 2019

VA ensures Veterans have same-day access to emergency mental health care

As part of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) efforts to provide the best mental health care access possible, VA is reminding Veterans that it […]
April 15, 2019

What’s your GI Bill story?

This year, VA will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the GI Bill, which established education benefits, affordable home loans and greatly expanded access to medical care […]
April 12, 2019

ICYMI: VBA hosts SEC and DoD for Financial Literacy Q/A

On Thursday, Apr. 11, the Veterans Benefits Administration’s social media team hosted a Twitter Q/A with the SEC’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy and the […]
April 10, 2019

Appeals Modernization: Veterans now have greater choice in VA claims decisions review process

The Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 (Appeals Modernization Act) is one of the most significant statutory changes to affect VA and Veterans in […]