TITLE

Money a Key Topic at PVA Seminar

AUTHOR(S)
PREDEOUX, ALETHEA
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
PN;Jun2012, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
Information regarding the annual Advocacy and Legislation Training Seminar of the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) held in Arlington, Virginia in March 2012 is presented. Topics include funding for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), budget reduction for healthcare services, and VA's beneficiary travel benefit. The seminar featured PVA National President Bill Lawson who meets with the joint U.S. House and Senate Committees on Veterans Affairs and chapter representatives.
ACCESSION #
75064102

 

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