Monday, March 10, 2014

Shinseki set to Testify Thursday on VA Budget

Sec. Shinseki to Testify Thursday on VA Budget

 

WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Thursday, March 13, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in room 334 of the Cannon House Office Building, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs will hold a hearing examining President Obama’s Department of Veterans Affairs fiscal year 2015 budgetsubmission.

 

The Obama administration has requested $163.9 billion in its fiscal year 2015 VA budget submission, a nearly 6.5 percent increase above fiscal year 2014 funding levels. 
 
The purpose of this hearing is to determine how VA would use this funding increase to improve the quality, efficiency and timeliness of services to veterans while increasing accountability and transparency across the department.
 

The following event is open to the press:

 

WHO:             House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs

WHAT:          Hearing: “U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2015”

WHEN:          Thursday, March 13, 2014, 10:00 a.m.  

WHERE:        Room 334, Cannon House Office Building and streaming atveterans.house.gov

 

Witness List

The Honorable Eric Shinseki

Secretary

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

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