Legislative priorities of our national service organizations

hearing before the Committee on Veterans" Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session, February 26, 1981. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs

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Congress. House. Committee on Veterans' Affairs.]. The location of our Washington, D.C., office allows us to monitor all legislation affecting veterans, alert VFW membership to key legislation under consideration and to actively lobby Congress and the administration on veterans' issues.

National Legislative Service establishes the VFW's legislative priorities and advocates on veterans' behalf.

Legislative Positions & Priorities NAPO’s Legislative Priorities Booklet for the th Congress () is an in-depth look at the work NAPO has accomplished for our members over the years and the priority issues we continue to fight for in Congress today.

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American Planning Association 15th St., NW Suite West Washington, DC Phone: Witnesses testified on the legislative priorities of veterans' service organizations.

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Throughout the session, MAPC takes positions on additional bills with authorization from our Executive Committee. MAPC is advocating for the passage of the following legislative priorities during the session.

Please contact a Government Affairs staff member for more information and how to get involved. Legislative priorities are set each year by the board, based on recommendations from the Legislation Committee.

The priorities apply only to the advocacy work we do in the legislature. The issues for education and advocacy -- the priorities set every two years at the convention -- inform our legislative priorities.

Legislative Priorities The members of the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) support federal initiatives that encourage regional approaches to improving the economic conditions and quality of life in America’s small and rural communities. The SAA Legislative Agenda lists objectives for legislative and regulatory action at the national level on issues that affect archives and archival programs in the United States.

The Agenda identifies four high-priority issues for which legislative or regulatory action is already underway, has been scheduled to take place, or is anticipated to.

NATIONAL PROGRAM BOOK Y our efforts combined with nearly 2 million other them of our legislative priorities and encouraging them to support our programs.

In addition, I have served as myself in the service of our veterans and make a difference in the quality of their lives. Each of us is but. The American Library Association (ALA) opened registration for the 45th annual National Library Legislative Day, to be held May, in Washington, D.C.

The deadline to register is Ma Participation in the event is capped at people, with registrations processed on a first-come, first-served basis. I am pleased to announce the release of the spring edition of the National Council on Independent Living’s Policy Priorities.

This publication will introduce you to a sample of the many legislative issues NCIL is currently pursuing in order to secure full inclusion and equality for people with disabilities in our great nation.

Legislative Priorities for the th Congress (pdf, KB) FCNL solicited the views and concerns of Quaker meetings, churches, and organizations around the country to help discern the following priorities for our lobbying and public education work during the th Congress ().

protect our citizens. The National Association of Counties (NACo) NACo’s Board of Directors adopts the association’s federal policy priorities, which help to shape NACo’s advocacy efforts on behalf of America’s counties.

LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES Jewish War Veterans of the U.S.A. is the Jewish Voice for Veterans and the Veterans Voice for Jews. We represent the Jewish voice across the nation and at military installations around the world.

On Febru National Commander Harvey Weiner testified before the joint House and Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee. The End of Sequestration/Adoption of a Full National Budget; National Legislative Priorities. We are not resting on our past victories. The VFW’s NLS promotes new legislative and VA initiatives that will make a difference in your life.

While veterans and military personnel work, go to college, raise a family and enjoy life, the VFW has your back. Unit's entry for the Most Outstanding Unit Legislative Program is due to the National Central Division Legislative Chairman by June 1.

Must be postmarked or e-mailed by PM EST on deadline date. Department's entry for the Best Department Legislative Program is due to the National Central Division Legislative Chairman by June 1.

October 3, Veterans' Organizations Legislative Priorities. Witnesses testified on the legislative priorities of veterans' service organizations. Legislative Priorities Job Creation/Labor/Workforce Creating an environment that fosters job growth for the underemployed, unskilled, undereducated, chronically unemployed and.

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Chambers of Commerce to lobby for our local concerns to ensure they are on the state and national. After each legislative session, the Texas Education Agency produces a a briefing book that describes new laws that impact public education. Following are links to briefing books from recent legislative sessions.

Briefing Book 81st Texas Legislature () Briefing Book 80th Texas. The SAA Legislative Agenda lists objectives for legislative action at the national level on issues that affect archives and archival programs in the United States.

The agenda identifies three high-priority issues for which legislative or regulatory action is already underway, has been scheduled to take place, or is anticipated to emerge. Legislative Priorities for the The Friends Committee on National Legislation seeks to bring spiritual values and Friends’ testimonies to bear on public policy decisions.

FCNL solicited the views and concerns of Quaker meetings, churches, and organizations around the country to help discern the following priorities for our lobbying. At PPHP, we have several legislative priorities that we are working on, and need your help.

Below are some ways you can involved. If you have questions, please contact us at [email protected]. Our top priority for this legislative session is to pass legislation to create a state-wide sex.

On February 10 and 11 our members were here in Washington to meet with their Senators and Representatives as part of JWV’s Capitol Hill Action Day(s).

Our members prepared diligently for these important meetings and successfully presented many of JWV’s legislative priorities to your colleagues, their members of Congress and congressional staff. American College of Surgeons N Saint Clair Street Chicago, IL Toll free: (P) (F) (E) [email protected] Nationwide Jewish Youth Organizations; Legislative Priorities.

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Last week, the VFW grew tired of waiting and told veterans to call our help line, VFW, to voice their concerns about VA health care, and connect with our service officers for help.

While some said they were satisfied, or acknowledged improvements, most veterans painted a picture of a VA health care system that is overburdened, under.