News Releases

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 »

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 »

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