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For Those Who Have Not Returned Home

November 11, 2017

Something pretty special happened at the U.S. Capitol this week. At a ceremonial unveiling of a commemorative POW/MIA chair, leaders from both parties and both chambers of Congress came together to recognize the tremendous sacrifice of our service members and their families. Read More

Thank You, Veterans

November 11, 2017

Every day, we say ‘thank you’ to our veterans and their families. On Veterans Day—their day—we ought to take a moment to reflect on what we are thanking them for.  Read More

A Long Overdue Day for Filipino Veterans of WWII

October 26, 2017

You could sense the anticipation and the excitement in the room. It was a day that was long, long overdue, but finally, more than 70 years after the end of World War II, Filipino veterans were recognized for their bravery on the battlefield.  Read More

The GI Bill Gets a 'Forever' Update

July 24, 2017

Today the people's House is taking action on the biggest GI bill expansion in a decade. Read More

Despite What You May Hear, We Are Getting Things Done

June 30, 2017

You may not hear about these things when they happen, but here are some of the ways we are delivering on our agenda for the country. Read More

TODAY: Bipartisan VA Reform to Become Law

June 23, 2017

Great news for our veterans and their families. Read More

Speaker Ryan Talks Today’s Vote on VA Reform during Leadership Presser

June 13, 2017

The problems at the VA have been entrenched for years. In a few hours, the House will pass significant legislation to turn the page. pic.twitter.com/uheibgsxkn Read More

‘One of Our Most Important Promises’: Speaker Ryan Talks VA Accountability with Guy Benson

June 13, 2017

This morning, Speaker Ryan called into The Hugh Hewitt Show with guest host Guy Benson. The two discussed the important VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act and also talked about an underreported story. Read More

An update on our effort to fix the VA

April 12, 2017

We are making progress on President Trump's commitment to take care of our veterans. Read More

First Bills Taken Up By The House Help Our Veterans

January 03, 2017

"I’m proud that our very first bills taken up in the new Congress help the brave men and women who have served our country in uniform." Read More

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