The Pentagon sees no need for legislation for troops discharged for being gay (Public domain photo by Master Sgt. Ken Hammond).. legislation to codify the process known as the Restore Honor to.
Expand state contract set-asides to include LGBTQ-owned businesses, to make sure LGBTQ business leaders have a fair shot to get ahead; and Reclassify veterans dishonorably discharged due to the discriminatory "Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell" policy to an honorable discharge–so that they will be eligible for state benefits.
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Rep. Israel Wants To Restore Veterans Benefits To LGBT Members dishonorably discharged gay vet: ‘I Did Absolutely Nothing Dishonorable’ June 9, 2013 at 12:39 pm
N.J.’s Mikie Sherrill and other female veterans in Congress band together to help women in the military VA names new Finger Lakes medical director hector network administrator jobs | Find Your Perfect. – Your perfect Network Administrator job is here! Find that Network Administrator job in Hector with the livecareer job search EngineCongresswomen To Form A Caucus Focusing On Female Veterans. – · There are more than a dozen military and veteran-related caucuses in the House, but none dedicated to the specific needs of women who serve. The still-forming congressional servicewomen & Women Veterans Caucus is part of this group’s growing network of influence in national politics that includes efforts to recruit more female veterans to Congress.
This position would be responsible for promotion of and providing assistance to LGBTQ veterans to benefits and services including in applying for, and in appealing any denial of, federal and state veterans’ benefits and aid that such veterans, and the spouses and dependents of such veterans.
A piece of proposed legislation, the Restore Honor to service members act, seeks to ensure that these veterans receive a timely, consistent, and transparent review of their records so that they have the opportunity to upgrade their discharge to honorable and remove discriminatory reference to their sexual orientation. Currently, there is no legal requirement that the appeals process remain available to LGB.
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Legislation seeks to restore state benefits to LGBTQ veterans dishonorably discharged legislation seeks to restore state benefits to LGBTQ veterans dishonorably discharged A senate committee heard from LGBTQ veterans and supporters Wednesday about the emotional and financial toll of not only being kicked out of the service for how they identify.
Hoylman had introduced legislation to restore benefits and services to veterans who would otherwise be eligible if they were not discharged because of their LGBT status. According to a review of state laws by Hoylman’s office, more than 50 state programs, benefits and tax breaks for veterans are dependent upon their discharge status.
Construction begins on new nursing facility at Wisconsin Veterans Home at King A 2013 photo of a tub room where veterans are bathed at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at King showed a large red stain on the floor, which employees said can alarm residents with dementia and/or post-traumatic stress disorder.. Construction begins on new nursing facility at Wisconsin Veterans.