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House Passes #ForeverGIBill
July 24, 2017
Today, Chairman Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after the House passed a bill to extend and improve the GI Bill: “Today is a great day for our nation’s heroes. I’m especially proud of the bipartisan work we’ve done to pass legislation to expand the education benefits veterans earn through the GI Bill and, for the first time in history, allow them to utilize these benefits throughout their entire lives. “Time and time again, the members of the House have come together ac... More
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Roe Statement on Choice Funding
July 24, 2017
Today, Chairman Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after House Democrats brought down a suspension to provide funding for the Choice program for six months: “Secretary Shulkin has said before the committee that Choice running out of money would be a disaster for America’s veterans, and that without this funding wait times would go up. Already this week, the House is slated to consider a bill to increase appropriations for the department by 5 percent, leaving Choice as the ... More
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HVAC Schedule July 24 - 28
July 21, 2017
Today, Chairman Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the hearing schedule for July 24 – 28. The following event is open to the press: WHO: Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs WHAT: PTSD Claims: Assessing Whether VBA is Effectively Serving Veterans WHEN: 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 25, 2017 WHERE: 334 Cannon House Office Building and streaming here. More
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Chairman Roe Statement on Senator John McCain
July 20, 2017
Today, Chairman Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement on Senator John McCain: “I’ve had the privilege of getting to know Senator McCain during my time in Congress, but especially in the last six months as Chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs as I’ve witnessed time and time again his commitment to veterans. Senator McCain is one of the greatest warriors our country has ever known, and I have no doubt he’ll fight cancer with the same bravery and strength he exud... More
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Veterans’ Affairs Committee Passes #ForeverGIBill, 10 Other Bills
July 19, 2017
Today, Chairman Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement after the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs passed 11 bills out of committee, including the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017: “Today, our committee continued its bipartisan work by favorably sending 11 bills to the full House for consideration. These bills will improve VA’s ability to hire and retain quality medical professionals, address issues with VA’s procurement process and expand vetera... More

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