Legion battles congress in cola wars | the american legion, Legislative center headlines. boehner, others tout legion-backed va accountability bill ; legion: ‘shall’ is better word for two va claims bills. Congress restores full cola adjustments for most retired, Washington -- less than two months after congress voted a smaller cost of living adjustments (cola) for retired military personnel under age 62 to cut the deficit. Cola cap repealed, except for new entrants | military.com, Bowing to colossal pressure from military associations, younger retirees and angry careerists who served through long and nasty wars, congress has repealed.
Senate on verge of approving cola reductions | the, The american legion joined several members of congress and other veterans service organizations on dec. 17 to express its strenuous opposition to a measure that would. 2014 social security cola; recipients should not expect, I usually do not leave a response, however i read some of the remarks here 2014 social security cola; recipients should not expect large (or any) cost of living. Politics news and u.s. elections coverage - abc news, Get the latest breaking politics news and political coverage of u.s. elections. get updates on president obama's white house, congress and more at abc news..
Philpott's forum: understanding retiree's cola cap anger, Philpott’s forum is dedicated to sharing the opinion, insight, and questions posted by readers of tom philpott’s military update. the following is a sampling of. Rep. smith warns congress: close bases or dod may do it, Yesterday, hill staffer vickie plunkett made some mid-sized waves at the association of the us army’s winter conference when she noted that the military can legally. Cola increase for disabled veterans receives final approval, The cola increase for veteran disability benefits has to be approved each year by congress..