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The Action Corps' mission
is to inform and educate members and supporters on initiatives and
policies that affect veterans; to communicate and promote the VFW
viewpoint before Congress, and to encourage greater grassroots
participation in the democratic process through increased communication
with congressional officials.
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With the the 107th Congress over, it's a good time to look
back at everything we've accomplished. See how your efforts paid off!
With Congress in session
several bills of interest have been introduced, including a revised
GI Bill and Concurrent Receipt. Check out The VFW Legislative
Action Center for the latest VFW-supported veterans
Action Corps is the
grassroots lobbying network of the VFW.
Action Corps members call, write, and visit their elected officials
pursuant to VFW resolutions and legislative goals.
Action Corps members help influence the
passage or defeat of federal legislation based on the VFW's priority
Corps conducts on-going letter writing campaigns to maintain its
effectiveness as the premier grassroots lobbying network.
Action Corps relies on its members to
establish and maintain a relationship with their legislators as well as to
keep their lawmakers informed about key veterans issues.
Action Corps members educate their
congressional officials and the general public on VFW's legislative
If you're interested in joining Action Corps, try our
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The Congressional Committees
See the key committees, who's on them and how you can contact them
Capitol Hill Basics tips
everyone needs to know when contacting Congress
A THOMAS Primer Learn
how to use the website to search for Veterans Bills in Congress
How A Bill Becomes A Law Learn
about the process
These are our legislative priorities for 2002-2003
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