New Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for Designating California Desert National Monuments· Vet Voice Foundation
The survey reveals overwhelming support among California voters statewide and in the desert region for President Obama to designate the Mojave Trails, Sand to Snow, and Castle Mountains National Monuments.
Vet Voice Foundation launches Capitol Hill fellowship program· Vet Voice Foundation
Today, the Vet Voice Foundation is officially launching a first of its kind Fellowship program for veterans who want to work in a Capitol Hill office.
New bi-partisan poll of veterans shows they oppose privatization or voucherization of VA care.· Vet Voice Foundation
A new poll of 800 military veterans, performed jointly by Republican and Democratic pollsters, shows that veterans believe the answer is investment in hiring more staff to deliver veterans care, not privatization or voucherization of VA care.
Vets group slams bill that would end LWCF· Vet Voice Foundation
The non-partisan Vet Voice Foundation is today speaking out against legislation introduced by Congressman Rob Bishop that would effectively end the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF).
Release: Vets Praise Murkowski and Cantwell for inclusion of Land and Water Conservation Fund reauthorization· Press Release
“Reauthorizing the LWCF is absolutely critical to protecting the lands we love,” said Garett Reppenhagen, Western States Director for the Vet Voice Foundation, and an Iraq War Veteran.
Vet Voice Foundation Praises President Obama's Protection of Basin and Range National Monument· Press Release
“Permanent protection of our public lands like Basin and Range is a service to local veterans and all Americans,” said Pamela Alfred, a member of the Vet Voice Foundation and resident of Spring Creek, Nevada.
Veterans Call Out Senators Who Voted to Sell-Off Our Federal Lands· Press Release
“When I took an oath to protect our nation it extended to the lands I love. Our public lands are part of the United States identity. If states sell off these national treasures we lose the values that America stands for. “
Vet Voice Foundation Celebrates Two Years of Rio Grande del Norte· Press Release
On the two-year anniversary of President Obama designating the Rio Grande del Norte as a protected national monument by using his authority under the Antiquities Act, the Vet Voice Foundation (VVF), which had pushed for the designation, is celebrating.
Vet Voice Foundation encourages U.S. Senator Murkowski to tone down rhetoric, support President's budget for public lands· Press Release
“The Vet Voice Foundation sincerely hopes that Senator Murkowski will find better ways to express herself in Tuesday’s hearing than making overblown and inappropriate claims about the Administration's ‘war on Alaska,’ as she did late last month.
Veterans: Thank you for Making Browns Canyon a National Monument· Press Release
Colorado veterans today expressed gratitude for President Obama’s protection of Browns Canyon as a national monument via the Antiquities Act, and asserted the importance of the site to America’s veterans and military families.