News Releases

February 6th, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

(301) 395-7486

media@amvets.org

 

WASHINGTON — American Veterans (AMVETS) Executive Director Joe Chenelly on Tuesday released the following statement following President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address:

“We … Read More »

January 30th, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

(301) 395-7486

media@amvets.org

AMVETS National Headquarters, January 30, 2019 — “AMVETS is highly encouraged by the release of new standards that outline how veterans will access healthcare in the near future. This is major step forward following … Read More »

January 29th, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact: Miles Migliara

National Communications Manager

(703) 628-9621

media@amvets.org

 

AMVETS National Headquarters, January 29, 2019 — In a surprise clear-majority ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit overturned lower court holdings that had … Read More »

December 17th, 2018

Contact: John Hoellwarth

National Communications Director

AMVETS (American Veterans)

(703) 628-9621

media@amvets.org

 

AMVETS National Headquarters, December 17, 2018 – AMVETS (American Veterans) leadership is deeply concerned at the re-emergence of CBO-proposed cuts to earned benefits for the most vulnerable segment of the veterans population, and is calling on … Read More »

December 1st, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact: John Hoellwarth

National Communications Director

AMVETS (American Veterans)

(703) 628-9621

media@amvets.org

AMVETS National Headquarters, Dec. 1, 2018 – American Veterans today is grieved to learn of the passing last night of one of its own, President George Herbert Walker Bush.

“He served his … Read More »

November 14th, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact: John Hoellwarth

National Communications Director

AMVETS (American Veterans)

(703) 628-9621

media@amvets.org

AMVETS National Headquarters, November 14, 2018 – American Veterans’ (AMVETS) national commander today responded to recent reports of neglect, disregard and substandard care at an unacceptable number of the VA nursing homes … Read More »

October 10th, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: John Hoellwarth
National Communications Director
AMVETS (American Veterans)
(703) 628-9621
jhoellwarth -at- amvets -dot- org

AMVETS National Headquarters, October 10, 2018 – AMVETS today is expressing its support for H.R. 6869, the Violence Against Women Veterans Act.

The bill, if … Read More »

September 28th, 2018

For Immediate Release

 

Contact: John Hoellwarth

National Communications Director

AMVETS (American Veterans)

(703) 628-9621

media@amvets.org

 

AMVETS National Headquarters, September 28, 2018 – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) this month announced it will fund a new center of excellence to expand the department’s capacity to … Read More »

September 26th, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact: John Hoellwarth

National Communications Director

AMVETS (American Veterans)

(703) 628-9621

media@amvets.org

 

AMVETS National Headquarters, Sept. 26, 2018 – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today is expected to release new findings about veteran suicide based on National Death Index mortality data through … Read More »

September 24th, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact: John Hoellwarth

National Communications Director

AMVETS (American Veterans)

(703) 628-9621

media@amvets.org

 

AMVETS National Headquarters, September 24, 2018 –President Donald Trump made history September 21 by signing the Department of Veterans Affairs fiscal 2019 budget law that will provide the agency with over $200 billion, an increase of more … Read More »

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