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Budget Breakdown 2019: Numbers for VA, DoD, and What They Mean


The Trump Administration rolled out its 2019 Budget Request on Feb. 12th. While the document does not have the force of law, the request is an annual exercise that outlines the Administration’s priorities to Congress and the public.

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IAVA in Washington SITREP—February 12, 2018


It was a busy time for the IAVA DC team last week, to say the least! Following the news of President Trump’s request for a military parade, IAVA surveyed our members asking their opinion on the proposal.

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IAVA's Policy Agenda

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