News Releases

May 23rd, 2019

Contact: Miles Migliara
National Communications Manager
(301) 395-7486
media@amvets.org

AMVETS National Headquarters, May 21, 2019 – In honor of Military Appreciation Month, American Veterans (AMVETS) is pleased to announce a partnership with Lowes Homes Improvement, allowing for deeper relationships with the military community nationwide. The partnership connects military to … Read More »

April 29th, 2019

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

 AMVETS (American Veterans)

(301) 395-7486

 media@amvets.org

WASHINGTON – The plan lawmakers outlined to address the veterans’ suicide crisis Monday was met with welcome and worry by leaders from one of the nation’s largest and oldest veterans’ service organizations.

AMVETS Executive Director Joe … Read More »

April 22nd, 2019

Contact: Miles Migliara
National Communications Manager
AMVETS (American Veterans)
(301) 395-7486
media@amvets.org

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rolling Thunder®, Inc. National and AMVETS National Headquarters sent a joint letter to all members of Congress, calling for proper display and visibility of the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) flag outside the entrances to their Capitol … Read More »

April 18th, 2019

Contact: Miles Migliara
National Communications Manager
(301) 395-7486
media@amvets.org

Washington D.C., April 18, 2019 – American Veterans (AMVETS) National Executive Director Joe Chenelly commends House Veterans Affairs Committee member Rep. Max Rose, D-N.Y., for proposing legislation today, calling for “substantive data” from the VA regarding the trend in … Read More »

April 12th, 2019

AMVETS National leadership commended the chairman of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs on Friday for ordering a long overdue hearing to address the veterans’ mental health crisis and a string of suicides recently committed at veterans’ hospitals.

April 11th, 2019

In a letter sent today to the inspectors general of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense, and Department of Health & Human Services, AMVETS called for an “immediate multi-agency investigation into the suicide epidemic among veterans and service members.”

March 13th, 2019

 

For Immediate Release

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

AMVETS (American Veterans)

(301) 395-7486

media@amvets.org

AMVETS National Headquarters, March 13, 2019 – The results of the “2018 Annual Report: VA Mental Health Program and Suicide Prevention Services Independent Evaluation” required by the Clay Hunt SAV Act, … Read More »

March 5th, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

(301) 395-7486

media@amvets.org

1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Mar. 5, 2019 – AMVETS applauds President Trump’s national call to action to curb veteran suicide through an executive order entitled the “Presidents Roadmap to Empower Veterans and End the National Tragedy of … Read More »

March 4th, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

(573) 528-4219

media@amvets.org

AMVETS National Headquarters, March 4, 2019 – Spearheading a crucial month of advocacy for AMVETS, the organization has hired Cherissa Jackson, a registered nurse and retired Air Force combat clinician, to lead AMVETS’ HEAL program.

Jackson … Read More »

March 4th, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

(573) 528-4219

media@amvets.org

AMVETS National Headquarters, March 4, 2019 – Prior to AMVETS annual ‘Storm the Hill’ (a week-long legislation advocacy event on Capitol Hill) meetings, the organization hired former military fellow and Navy veteran Thomas Himes to the … Read More »

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