IAVA Testifies Before Senate on VA Budget
Posted by Jim Drury on February 28
On Wednesday, February 29th, IAVA's Deputy Policy Director Tom Tarantino testified before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee about the impact of the President's FY 2013 Veterans Affairs budget for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families.
- Read IAVA's statement on the President's FY 2013 budget proposal.
- Read Tom's written testimony.
- Learn about how potential cuts in the Department of Defense's FY 2013 budget could also impact service members, veterans and military families.
- Browse the full list of witnesses at Wednesday's hearing.
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