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VA Resuming Normal Operations as Government Shutdown Ends

Date Posted: Friday, October 18th, 2013
Categories:  Commission of Veterans Affairs

Department of Veterans Affairs is working to resume normal operations as quickly as possible. Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) regional offices are re-opening their doors and resuming public contact services for Veterans.




Biden: Financial Institutions Must Follow Financial Laws Protecting Military Personnel

Date Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013
Categories:  Civil Consumer Protection Department of Justice Press Releases

In light of recent settlements between the federal government and large banks over violations of a law designed to offer financial protections to military personnel, Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden has sent letters to nearly 30 leading lending institutions asking for information about their compliance with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.




Veterans Field Guide To Government Shutdown

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
Categories:  Commission of Veterans Affairs

Detailed information on VA services and facilities that will and will not be available during the shutdown.




Governor Signs Bills to Support Delaware Veterans

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
Categories:  Commission of Veterans Affairs Department of State News Office of Governor Markell

Joined by representatives from various veterans organizations, state officials and members of the Delaware General Assembly, Governor Markell signed House Bill 85 and House Bill 140, establishing the Delaware Veterans Trust Fund and adding it to the list of programs that may receive contributions from personal income tax filings.




Governor’s Weekly Message: Providing Employment Opportunities for Military Personnel

Date Posted: Friday, August 30th, 2013
Categories:  Weekly Message

In his weekly message, Governor Markell highlights statewide efforts to secure employment opportunities for Delaware veterans and military personnel. Earlier this week, the Governor signed a proclamation declaring September as “Hire a Vet Month,” which encourages employers to hire those who serve(d) Delaware and the country in the armed forces.





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