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Mar 24, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, Chairman Jeff Miller launched VA Honesty Project, a new web component of Veterans.House.Gov designed to highlight the Department of Veterans Affairs’ lack of transparency with the press, and by extension the public. View the page here.

Feb 27, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Jeff Miller and Rep. Jackie Walorski introduced H.R. 4102, legislation that would make an award of VA benefits issued on or after the date of a veteran’s death payable to the veteran’s estate.

Feb 13, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Leaders of some of America’s top veterans service organizations are acknowledging the widespread lack of accountability at the Department of Veterans Affairs and voicing their support for the VA Management Accountability Act of 2014 after Chairman Jeff Miller and Sen.

Feb 11, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Jeff Miller will introduce the VA Management Accountability Act of 2014, legislation that would give VA Secretary Eric Shinseki and future VA secretaries complete authority to fire or demote VA Senior Executive Service or equivalent employees based on performance.

Feb 3, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 357, as amended, the G.I. Bill Tuition Fairness Act of 2013, a bipartisan bill introduced by Chairman Miller and cosponsored by Ranking Member Mike Michaud. The bill would enable G.I.

Jan 28, 2014 Press Release

Chairman Jeff Miller released the below statement today ahead of President Obama’s State of the Union address.

Dec 18, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Jeff Miller announced he would introduce two legislative measures that would eliminate certain cuts to cost of living adjustments for military retirees that were included in the recent Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013.

Dec 11, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 1471, the Alicia Dawn Koehl Respect for National Cemeteries Act.

Dec 10, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed two veterans related bills via bipartisan votes. Sponsored by Chairman Miller, H.R.

Nov 12, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Chairman Jeff Miller released the below statement following today’s House passage of S. 893, The Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013.

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