Remember the old saying, “Nothing ventured, nothing gained.”
Please send your U.S. Congress members a message to stop the politics and to honor
the country’s obligations to those who have protected and sacrificed for it. You
can check their vote by clicking on MOAA’s Legislative Action Center.
In its Options for Reducing the Deficit: 2019 to 2028, the CBO laid out 121 opportunities
for curtailing spending and raising revenue. These include raising Tricare enrollment
fees for military retirees, instituting enrollment fees for Tricare for Life and
reducing veterans benefits.
You can also use MOAA’s toll-free Capitol Hill hotline, 866-272-6622 and ask the
Capitol operator to connect you with the Representative or Senator’s office.
You can gripe and complain but if you do not get involved, then our country’s security
and future is in dire straits.
Our Country’s Security is in Serious Jeopardy!
( summarized from MOAA Legislative Updates & Affiliates)
Our service is not the same as civilian service, even policemen and firemen. They
are not sent overseas for extended time away from their families nor moved every
3-4 years, uprooted from home, schools, friends, etc.
Help Stop the Unfair Widows Tax on military spouses
[TAKE ACTION: click on Tell Your Representative to End the Widows Tax]
About 67,000 military survivors would benefit from this legislation, with the current
offset costing them about $12,000 annually.
“The SBP-DIC offset remains grossly unfair to the members of the military.
Click on the link above or call the toll-free 866-272-6622