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Our Legislative page posted by ROSALIE HORTON covers bills we need to convince our Congressmen to sponsor and support.

LEGISLATION NEWS


October 2017

SMW Chapter #34 hosted the 39th annual Society of Military Widows National Convention at South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa in Las Vegas on October 15 - 20.

A few photos are included in the Nov-Dec newsletter, with more posted here.


MOAA Needs Your Help

Surviving Spouse Advisory Committee

In an effort to expand the Committee’s reach, two virtual members are being added in the Fall of 2017 in order to obtain input and participation from spouses who are young parents or still working and who are unable to travel or participate in person.

Click here to learn more and nominate an applicant to be a virtual member.

2017 Surviving Spouse Liaison Excellence Award
Click here to see the criteria, guidelines, and application.

Veterans Resources Network

http://www.valaw.org

The VA has placed online the new 2017 Federal benefits for veterans and their dependents.

You can download at:

https://sites.google.com/site/valaw38uscode/files

or

https://www.va.gov/opa/publications/benefits_book.asp