Tuesday, February 14, 2012

News Flash: House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs to Review 2013 VA Budget on Wed. 2-15-12


WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Wednesday, February 15, 2012, at 10:30 a.m., in Room 334 of the Cannon House Office Building, the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs will hold a hearing to review the 2013 VA Budget. 


WHO:             House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

WHAT:          U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Request for FY2013

WHEN:          10:30 a.m., Wednesday, February 15, 2012, Room 334, Cannon House Office Building



Panel 1

The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Accompanied by:

The Honorable Robert A. Petzel, M.D., Under Secretary for Health

Veterans Health Administration


Ms. Allison A. Hickey, Under Secretary for Benefits

Veterans Benefits Administration


Mr. Steve L. Muro, Under Secretary for Memorial Affairs

National Cemetery Administration


The Honorable Roger W. Baker, Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Mr. W. Todd Grams, Executive In Charge, Office Of Management & Chief Financial Officer

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


Panel 2

Mr. Carl Blake, National Legislative Director

Paralyzed Veterans of America


Mr. Raymond C. Kelley, Director, National Legislative Service

Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States


Mr. Joseph A. Violante, National Legislative Director

Disabled American Veterans


Ms. Diane Zumatto, National Legislative Director



Mr. Timothy M. Tetz, Director, National Legislative Commission

The American Legion


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Sean P Eagan

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