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Attending House Military Personnel Subcommittee hearing

Legislative staff is attending a House Military Personnel Subcommittee hearing on the Military Resale Program.

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Conducting veterans town hall meetings in San Francisco, Long Beach

The System Worth Saving Task Force is conducting two town hall meetings in California for veterans in San Francisco and Long Beach. The topics of discussion are the quality of health care at their VA medical facilities and patient satisfaction. Both meetings are scheduled for 6 p.m. Pacific Time. The San Francisco meeting (hosted by American Legion Post 384) is in Room 207 of the War Memorial Veterans Building, located at 401 Van Ness Avenue. The Long Beach meeting is at American Legion Post 496, located at 5938 Parkcrest Street.

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Delivering testimony to Senate Special Committee on Aging

Lori Perkio of the Legion's Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Division is testifying before the Senate Special Committee on Aging about the Department of Veterans Affairs aid and attendance program.

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Attending multiple House, Senate committee hearings

Legislative staff are attending several hearings in theHouse and Senate. Staff will attend hearings of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee, the Senate Appropriations Committee on Defense, and the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee.

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Attending Kansas American Legion Boys State

Americanism/Children & Youth Director Jill Druskis is attending Kansas American Legion Boys State.

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Attending Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee hearing

Legislative staff will attend a Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee hearing on veterans employment and government contractors.

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System Worth Saving site visits in California

The System Worth Saving Task Force is conducting site visits at California VA medical facilities in the Sacramento and San Diego areas. Task force members will evaluate the quality of health care at these VA facilities through interviews with patients, medical staff and administrators.

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Attending Kansas American Legion Boys State

Americanism/Children & Youth Director Jill Druskis is attending Kansas American Legion Boys State Monday through Wednesday.

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Conducting veterans town hall meetings in Sacramento and Chula Vista, Calif.

The System Worth Saving Task Force is conducting veterans town hall meetings in California in Sacramento and Chula Vista. The topic of discussion is the quality of health care at their local VA medical facilities, and patient satisfaction. Both meetings are scheduled for 6 p.m. Pacific Time. The Sacramento meeting is at American Legion Post 604, located at 8831 Gerber Road. The Chula Vista meeting is at American Legion Post 434, located at 47 5th Avenue.

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Attending VASRD Status Summit in Arlington, Va.

Richard Dumancas & Lori Perkio of the Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Division are attending the Department of Veterans Affairs Schedule for Rating Disabilities (VASRD) Status Summit in Arlington, Va. The five-day event provides for public overview of proposed disability evaluation criteria. The VASRD summit will use public commentary in working drafts of proposed regulations, and make the drafts available to the public.

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