Thursday, April 7, 2011

Veterans Report: Bill to Protect Military Pay, VA Releases Diversity Inclusion Report, and More



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  • Bill Would Protect Military Pay
  • Deal of the Week: Save on Tax Prep
  • VA Diversity Inclusion Report
  • Vet Homebuyer Tax Credit Nears End
  • Featured Job: Find Your Next Opportunity
  • Set "SMART" Goals for Your Future!
  • Get Hired: Woodbridge Career Expo
  • VA Loan Questions? Here are the Answers
  • Get Military Benefits Advice
  • Servicemembers Save with ASMBA
  • American Freedom Festival San Diego
  • Colonial Williamsburg Discount
  • Disability Board of Review
  • National Veterans' Wheelchair Games
  • Conference for Women Veterans
  • American Legion National College
  • April: Paralyzed Veterans Month
  • VA Hires Veterans
  • Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
  • The Medal of Honor History
  • Print and Post This Week's Veterans Report
  • Headline Military News


    Bill Would Protect Military Pay
    The 'Ensuring Pay for Our Military Act' is a recently announced bill that would effectively guarantee military pay will continue, in the in the event of a government shutdown on April 8. More


    Deal of the Week: Save on Tax Prep
    Take advantage of last-minute tax savings, and file your taxes online free. More

    VA Diversity Inclusion Report
    The Department of Veterans Affairs' Diversity and Inclusion Annual Report for FY 2010 is now available. More


    Vet Homebuyer Tax Credit Nears End
    If you served overseas on "official extended duty service" for at least 90 days during a 16-month period between Dec. 31, 2008, and May 1, 2010 you're still eligible for a tax credit. More


    Featured Job: Find Your Next Opportunity
    Find military-friendly employers who are looking for someone with the skill set and discipline you developed in the military. More

    Set "SMART" Goals for Your Future!
    If you've decided it is finally time to take advantage of your military and veteran education benefits, then your next step should be to set your goals! More

    Get Hired: Woodbridge Career Expo
    Meet with recruiters from military-friendly employers like Northrop Grumman, USAA, Lockheed Martin and more at this and other career expos. More

    VA Loan Questions? Here are the Answers
    Military.com, in partnership with Direct VA Loans from iFreedom Direct®, has a VA Home Buying video series to help you cut through the clutter and the process. More

    Get Military Benefits Advice
    The Military.com Advisors section has advice and counsel on a wide range of military benefits and lifestyle subjects including benefits, promotions, deployment, household budgeting, fitness and family matters. More

    Servicemembers Save with ASMBA
    The Armed Services Mutual Benefit Association (ASMBA), established in 1963, provides comprehensive, affordable life insurance coverage to military personnel and their families. More

    American Freedom Festival San Diego
    This year's American Freedom Festival San Diego will be featuring Kenny Loggins. More

    Colonial Williamsburg Discount
    Colonial Williamsburg is offering members of the military and their families a discounted annual pass that allows admission to the entire historic area. More

    Disability Board of Review
    The Department of Defense (DoD) Physical Disability Board of Review (PDBR) reviews disability cases for veterans in order to determine if the individual should have been awarded a disability retirement. More

    National Veterans' Wheelchair Games
    Registration is still open to the largest annual wheelchair sports event in the world. More

    Conference for Women Veterans
    The Women Veterans Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (V-Wise) Conference is for women veterans from all branches of the U.S. military having served during any era. More

    American Legion National College
    The 2011 American Legion National College prepares Legionnaires for leadership positions in posts, districts, counties and departments through education, development and motivation. More

    April: Paralyzed Veterans Month
    Paralyzed Veterans of America, marking its 65th anniversary this month, is raising awareness for Mission: ABLE, a new campaign to help veterans with disabilities receive what they need most: care, benefits and jobs. More

    VA Hires Veterans
    The Veterans Employment Coordination Service (VECS)is working to link qualified veterans to career opportunities in the VA. More

    Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
    May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, and this year's theme is "Leadership, Diversity, Empowerment, and Beyond." More

    The Medal of Honor History
    The 150th anniversary of the Medal of Honor is being marked with historical websites by each of the services. More


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