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DAV Claims 2.0.1

Previous versions of the DAV Claims program CSO’s are now obsolete. Oklahoma CSO’s should contact the Department Commander or State Adjutant to make arrangements for distribution of the updated program.

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Green Jobs Training at Rose State College

The US Environmental Protection Agency is offering a Free three week job training program in water and wast water operator fiel, as well as basic OSHA certifications.  Below are a few of the requirements for this free training: 18 years … Continue reading

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2014 State Convention

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March 15th SEC/C&A Traning

The SEC will be held on March 15th from 0900-1500 at the: BEST WESTERN PLUS Saddleback Inn & Conference Center 4300 SW 3rd Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73108-1024, USA Phone: 405-947-7000 Fax: 405-948-7636 Toll-Free: 800-228-3903 http://www.bwsaddleback.com/

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Post 9/11 Online GI Bill Comparison Tool

New Online GI Bill® ComparisonTool Available Will Help Users of Post-9/11 GI Bill Become More Informed Consumers   WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs launched today an online GI Bill® Comparison Tool to make it easier for Veterans, Service … Continue reading

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Post 9/11GI Bill

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                    January 29, 2014   Automation Speeds Benefits Processing for Post-9/11 GI Bill Students Students see improvement in turn-around time for education claims   WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) decreased the time it … Continue reading

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Veterans Job Fair

What:     Recruit Military Veteran Career Fair – Oklahoma City Where:   Chevrolet Bricktown Events Center                       425 East California                  Oklahoma City, OK 73104   When:    Thursday, January 30th, 2014 from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Why:      To change the lives of veterans … Continue reading

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VA Links Five More Medical Conditions to TBI

The Department of Veterans Affairs has added five illnesses to service-connected traumatic brain injuries (TBI). What this means is veterans who have those illnesses as well as TBI will have an easier time getting additional disability benefits. The VA based … Continue reading

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Congress Vows to Fix Military Pension Cuts, But Faces Dilemma

o Congress Vows to Fix Military Pension Cuts, But Faces Dilemma: From an article by Jeremy Herb in The Hill, posted January 2: House and Senate leaders face a dilemma, when they return in January amid a bipartisan backlash over … Continue reading

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Lankford Introduces Bill to Restore Military Retirement Benefits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly Ferguson December 19, 2013 202-225-2132 Washington, DC—Representative James Lankford (R-OK) announced today that he has filed H.R. 3787 to repeal the recent change to cost-of-living-adjustments (COLA) for military retirement benefits in the Ryan-Murray Budget Agreement. … Continue reading

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