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Paralyzed Veterans of America offers a comprehensive look at the priority issues that our organization will advocate for during the first session of the 117th Congress. These issues reflect areas of concern for our members, as both veterans with spinal cord injury or disease and people with disabilities. Additionally, we remain a steadfast advocate for all veterans and all people with disabilities.
2021 POLICY GOALS
- Improve the VA Health Care System & Available Services
- Improve & Protect the Systems & Civil Rights that Support People with Disabilities
- Improve VA Benefits
2021 POLICY PAPERS
LEGISLATIVE CHATS SERIES
Watch our advocacy work in action by browsing our archive of key testimonies from the PVA Advocacy Team.
July 27, 2021 – Roscoe Butler, Associate Legislative Director, testifies before the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Health: “Aging in Place: Examining Veterans’ Access to Home and Community Based Services.” Written testimony available here. Hearing available here.
June 16, 2021 – Roscoe Butler, Associate Legislative Director, on behalf of the Independent Budget testifies before the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee: “Review of the Fiscal Year 2022 Budget and 2023 Advance Appropriations Requests for the Department of Veterans Affairs.” Hearing and written testimony available here.