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September 12, 2017

In conjunction with the 100th Anniversary of the Warrant Officer Cohort, I am publishing a book entitled “African American Warrant Officers – Their Remarkable History”. I am seeking “100” biographies, stories, and photos highlighting the achievements and successes of African American Warrant Officers (retired, former, and current) for inclusion in the book. Submissions must not […]

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September 7, 2017

VA’s New DRC Initiative-  Decision Ready Claims (DRC)  VA will now process veteran disability claims in 30-days!  For now, the only claims eligible for this program are claims for increase to the ratings already awarded to the veteran.  However, the VA is now working on an initiative that will offer the option to submit new […]

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July 6, 2017

The Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA), as amended (38 U.S.C. § 4212), prohibits discrimination against protected veterans. Under VEVRAA, a veteran may be classified as a ‘‘disabled veteran,’’ ‘‘recently separated veteran,’’ ‘‘active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran,’’ or ‘‘Armed Forces service medal veteran.’’ ProtectedVet_InfoGraphic_JRFQA508c  

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June 28, 2017

To: Veterans and Supporters of Veterans We are pleased to announce that Sacramento County Officials have formed a Veteran’s Treatment Court for Veterans charged with a criminal offense.  Eligible Sacramento County residents will be diverted into treatment programs with more options than our regular criminal justice system, including expungement or reduction of charges.  Participants must […]

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May 3, 2017

Heroes to Heroes teams up 10 veterans for a life-changing journey to Israel. Each team includes 10 Americans, five Israelis, and two team coaches (veterans from both combat and the Heroes to Heroes program). H2H is designed to help our participants develop social and emotional bonds with one another while exploring their spirituality and pushing […]

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May 2, 2017

PRESS RELEASE May 1, 2017 Contact: Paige Marlatt Dorr Office: 916.327.5356 Cell: 916.601.8005 Office E-mail: pdorr@cccco.edu California Community Colleges Announces Pathway to Self-Employment Pilot to Kickoff California’s Small Business Month SACRAMENTO, Calif. – In conjunction with California Small Business Month in May, the California Community Colleges today announced a new program designed to pathway students […]

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May 2, 2017

CalVet Women Veterans Division hosts a webinar and phone call every other month to help women veterans connect to benefits, services, and resources. May is Mental Health Awareness Month and we have special guest speakers who will discuss how and where Veterans can receive support and help and how local agencies can get involved.  1.  Please […]

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