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WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte released the following statement today after President Trump signed the VA MISSON Act into law.
“Our veterans made a commitment to serve and protect our country, and the federal government should keep its commitment to serve and protect our veterans,” said Gianforte. “I am proud to support the VA MISSION Act and its reforms that provide our veterans with more reliable, timely access to high quality care. This is a great day, and I applaud President Trump for signing these VA reforms into law.”
WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte released the following video remarks on this Memorial Day to honor America’s veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice. Gianforte delivered the remarks when the U.S. House of Representatives was in session last week.
“As we mark Memorial Day, we pray for the families of the veterans whose sacrifices have secured our freedoms. And we give thanks for the blessings of life and liberty, peace and prosperity that their service has secured for all of us,” Gianforte said.
WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte voted today to increase military pay, improve military readiness, and increase America’s ability to confront aggression and national security threats.
The National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2019 (NDAA) passed the House 351-66. The bill authorizes $717 billion in military spending, an increase of $83 billion from last year’s funding level.
WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte testified yesterday before the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee on behalf of Montana veterans and health care providers. Gianforte called for reforms at the VA to ensure Montana veterans have reliable, timely access to high quality care.