All posts tagged "veterans"
Alarming shortage of specialists to care for Puerto Rico veterans
It can take a veteran on the island up to four months to get an appointment
- Posted March 12, 2018
VA exploring idea of merging health system with Pentagon
News of the plan stirred alarm from veterans groups.
- Posted November 17, 2017
Puerto Rico resident commissioner to request meeting with revitalization coordinator
González concerned that fiscal board report didn't include economic development measures
- Posted August 21, 2017
Democrats criticize Trump’s budget plan as hurting VA care
Denounce it neglects core VA hospitals and programs
- Posted June 15, 2017
Trump extends private-sector health care program for vets
He emphasized that veterans will continue to be able to see "the doctor of their choice"
- Posted April 19, 2017
Trump welcomes wounded veterans to White House
"You've earned our freedom with your sweat and your blood and your incredible sacrifice"
- Posted April 6, 2017
SBA Announces Funding for Women Veteran Entrepreneurship Training
SAN JUAN – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Veterans Business Development (OVBD) has announced a $300,000 funding opportunity for women and veteran-owned businesses through its Women Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Program. The SBA expects to...
- Posted November 10, 2016
WHY IT MATTERS: Veterans
A look at the presidential candidates' stances on health care for veterans
- Posted October 18, 2016
Jenniffer González Seeks Justice for Puerto Rican Veterans
They "don’t receive equal treatment nor the same benefits as veterans residing in the 50 states"
- Posted October 9, 2016
Forum puts focus on how Clinton is judged compared to Trump
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – For months, Hillary Clinton’s supporters have griped that she’s held to a higher, harder standard than Donald Trump. AfterWednesday night’s forum on national security, those complaints became a rallying cry. In the opening...
- Posted September 8, 2016