BVA Bulletin Winter 2014 Issue

Welcome to the online version of the Winter 2014 BVA Bulletin. An archive of previous issues is also available. For information or entries in issues prior to 2006, contact Stuart Nelson at BVA National Headquarters, 800-669-7079, Ext. 316. Please note that any contact details, including mailing addresses, email addresses, phone numbers and websites may now be out of date.

BVA’s National Legislative Committee met with Members of Congress and Capitol Hill staffers on February 24 and 25 over pending legislation and in preparation for the organization’s March 6 annual testimony. Additional details about the meetings and the subsequent oral testimony are included in this issue of the Bulletin. Pictured: House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman greets BVA National President Mark Cornell prior to joint House and Senate Committee hearing.

BVA’s National Legislative Committee met with Members of Congress and Capitol Hill staffers on February 24 and 25 over pending legislation and in preparation for the organization’s March 6 annual testimony. Additional details about the meetings and the subsequent oral testimony are included in this issue of the Bulletin. Pictured: House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman greets BVA National President Mark Cornell prior to joint House and Senate Committee hearing.


In This Issue...


Legislative Update - by Glenn Minney

Glenn Minney Assumes Government Relations Post

“Biggest Little City” Beckons BVA Faithful

Wyant Looks Back at FSP 1970s Resurgence - by Dr. Dennis R. Wyant

DAR Chapter Honors Blinded Vets in Georgia

68th Convention In Pictures

Around BVA

Auxiliary's View - by Darian Slayton Fleming

Of Note

From the Field Service Staff - by Ed Eckroth

Chaplain's Corner - by Dale Stamper

Letters to the Editor

In Remembrance

Final Thought