Disabled American Veterans
East Valley
Chapter 8

Introducing H.R. 4369, the Protecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2017

On November 9, 2017, Representative Maxine Waters (CA), introduced H.R. 4369, the Protecting Benefits for Disabled Veterans Act of 2017.  The bill would codify regulations on Individual Unemployability… READ»

Bill introduced to increase dependency and indemnity compensation (DIC) for surviving dependents

On October 19, 2017, Senator Jon Tester, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, introduced S. 1990, the Dependency and Indemnity Compensation Improvement Act of 2017.… READ»

Thanks Rep Bost! Cost-of-Living Adjustment for Ill and Injured Veterans

On November 2, 2017, President Trump signed Public Law 115-75, which provides a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) increase of 2 percent, effective December 1, 2017, for veterans disability compensation… READ»

Legal Services Access Improved!

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), together with the American Bar Association, The Veterans Consortium and National Law School Veterans Clinic Consortium, signed a Memorandum of Agreement aimed… READ»

Please support H.R. 3558, the Improve Access to Care for Our Female Veterans Act

Representative Susan Brooks (IN) introduced H.R. 3558, the Improve Access to Care for Our Female Veterans Act.  This bill would improve the VA’s procedures for ensuring that environment… READ»