Monthly Archive: February 2013

Feb 22

FRA NewsBytes – 2-22-13

In this week’s edition: FRA Focuses on Major Threats to Benefits Senate Concurrent Receipt Bill Deadline for VA Beneficiaries to Sign Up for Electronic Payments FRA Education Foundation Scholarship Deadline is April 15th Happy 72nd Birthday, U.S. Coast Guard Reserve!

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Feb 21

FRA’s 2013 Legislative Efforts Focus on Major Threats to Benefits

Sequestration Concerns All Members of the Military Community Alexandria, VA – The Fleet Reserve Association’s (FRA’s) top 2013 priority is to protect military and veterans benefit programs, which are threatened by automatic budget cuts required by the 2011 Budget Control Act (sequestration) and the possible enactment of another continuing resolution (CR). Major Department of Defense …

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Feb 20

FRA Education Foundation Scholarship Deadline is April 15th

Students with Navy, Marine Corps or Coast Guard Affiliation are Invited to Apply Alexandria, VA – The deadline to apply for FRA Education Foundation scholarships is rapidly approaching and all college-bound students who have an affiliation with the Navy, Marine Corps or Coast Guard are encouraged to apply. Eligible candidates are invited to submit applications …

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Feb 15

FRA NewsBytes – 2-15-13

In this week’s edition: Top Pentagon Officials Address Budget Challenges Doc Fix Bill Introduced Call to Rename Department of the Navy FRA NHQ Closed for Presidents’ Day

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Feb 08

FRA NewsBytes — 2-8-2013

In this week’s NewsBytes: Defense Sequestration Cut Alert! Agent Orange Reform Bill Introduced DoD/VA Abandon Plans for Joint Electronic Health Records New VA Programs Streamline Claims Processing and Expand Awareness

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