Dr David Shulkin confirmed as new Veterans Affairs Secretary
From the Military Times 2/13/2017:
WASHINGTON — The Senate easily confirmed Dr. David Shulkin as the new Veterans Affairs Secretary on Monday night, making him the first non-veteran ever to serve in the post. Story HERE
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United Veterans Committee of Colorado Immediate Past President Federal Legislation Liaison UVC Foundation Chairman
The UVC Legislative Committee met on January 3, 2017, and reviewed the draft Federal Legislative Goals for 2017. The committee approved the draft and sent it to the UVC Executive Committee for review and approval.
The UVC Executive Committee met on January 3, 2017 and reviewed the draft Federal Legislative Goals for 2017 approved by the UVC Legislative Committee. The committee approved the draft and sent it to the UVC General Membership meetig for review and approval.
These UVC Federal Legislative Goals for 2017 were reviewed and approved by a unanimous vote at the January 10, 2018 General Membership meeting.
The approved UVC Federal Legislative Goals for 2017 are attached below.
Keep in mind that this is a living document and can be modified or added to by a vote of the membership.
Your Colorado Federal Senators and Representatives
Senator Michael Bennet (D- CO)
Senator Cory Gardner (R- CO)
Representative Diana DeGette (D - 01)
Representative Jared Polis (D - 02)
Representative Scott R. Tipton (R - 03)
Representative Ken Buck (R - 04)
Representative Doug Lamborn (R - 05)
Representative Mike Coffman (R - 06)
Representative Ed Perlmutter (D - 07)
These are links to the Senate and House of Representative Veterans Affairs Committees: