More on Veterans
July 30, 2019 Press Release
The legislation expands American Legion membership criteria to include all honorably discharged veterans who served during unrecognized times of war.
July 23, 2019 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 504, the LEGION Act, on Tuesday, July 23. Congressman Ben Cline introduced the bipartisan House version of the bill, along with Congressman Lou Correa (CA-46), on March 8.
July 5, 2019 Press Release
Congressmen Ben Cline (VA-06) and Steve Cohen (TN-09) recently introduced the National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Extension Act.
June 21, 2019 Blog Post
Earlier this month, the MISSION Act became effective after being signed into law last year.
March 11, 2019 Press Release
H.R. 1641, the LEGION Act, was introduced Friday (March 8) by Congressmen Ben Cline (VA-06) and Lou Correa (CA-46). The bill, which would expand American Legion membership criteria to include all honorably discharged veterans who served during unrecognized times of war, was also co-sponsored by Congressman Gil Cisneros (CA-39).
February 1, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Ben Cline (VA-06) announced on Friday (February 1) the opening of the HIRE Vets Medallion Award application. The program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.