McCarthy works on veteran issues

McCarthy works on veteran issuesHouse Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy meets April 16 with Veterans’ Affairs Committee members and Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan to discuss veteran-related priorities and Congress’ continued efforts to fight disability backlogs at the Department of Veteran Affairs. McCarthy joined representatives from nearly 30 veterans’ service organizations at the first HVAC Veteran Service Organization Roundtable of the 113th Congress. The event brought the veterans’ leaders together with HVAC?members and congressional leaders for an off-the-record discussion regarding perennial veteran-related challenges such as the veterans’ benefits claim backlog and mental healthcare access.

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Story First Published: 2013-05-01