Expand Military Retiree Access to the VA Health Care System

FRA supports legislation expanding access to VA Hospitals and Clinics and to adopt VA Medicare Subvention. Also support opportunities to expand DOD/VA joint facilities demonstration projects and ensure that military retirees are not forced to pay for VA care or choose between DOD and VA for care.

Refer to Related Links for testimony, Related Files for letters to Congress, DoD leaders and FRA Bullet Points on the issue.



Related Files
Letter to Rep. Runyan on Access to Private Physicians, 7-19-2013 (Microsoft Word Document)
Letter to VA Secretary Shinseki on Agent Orange Equity Act, 3/26/2009 (Microsoft Word Document)
Letter to Rep. Filner on Agent Orange Equity Act, 3/24/2009 (Microsoft Word Document)
Letter to Rep. Filner on Agent Orange/Parkinson's Connection, 3/24/2009 (Microsoft Word Document)
National President's letter to Sen. Stabenow on Agent Orange Equity Act, 3/4/09 (Microsoft Word Document)
Letter to Rep. Filner on FRAs 2009 VA Recommendations 12/12/08 (Adobe PDF File)
FRAs 2009 VA Recommendations 12/12/08 (Adobe PDF File)
FRA Letter to Rep. Moran on Care for Rural Vets 8/11/08 (Microsoft Word Document)
FRA Letter to Sens. Levin and McCain 7/12/2007 (Microsoft Word Document)
FRA Letter to Sen. Levin 7/11/2007 (Microsoft Word Document)
FRA Letter to Sen. Levin 6/15/2007 (Microsoft Word Document)
FRA Letter to Rep. Filner 5/15/2007 (Microsoft Word Document)
FRA Letter to Reps. Skelton and Hunter for FY 2008 NDAA Committee Markup 5/11/2007 (Microsoft Word Document)
FRA Letter to Rep. Rothman to expand VA Healthcare Benefits 4/25/2007 (Microsoft Word Document)
Point Paper: Military Retirees' Health Care Program Concern

Related Links
Legislative Testimony