Legislative Priorities

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LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES

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

RESOURCE CENTER

 

RECENT TESTIMONIES

Watch our advocacy work in action by browsing our archive of key testimonies from the PVA Advocacy Team.

April 28, 2021 - Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs: Pending Legislation.


‚ÄčApril 21, 2021 - House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations: Pending Legislation.

April 15, 2021 - House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Health: Pending Legislation.


April 14, 2021 - Maureen Elias, Associate Legislative Director, testifies before the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity: Pending Legislation.


March 18, 2021 - House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs: Beyond Deborah Sampson: Improving Healthcare for America’s Women Veterans in the 117th Congress


March 9, 2021 - Maureen Elias, Associate Legislative Director, testifies before the House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies: Challenges Facing Veterans in Accessing Fertility Services.


March 4, 2021 - David Zurfluh, National President of PVA, testifies before a joint hearing of the House and Senate Committees on Veteran's Affairs.


 


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