A Message from Voices' Chair

Our legislative advocacy addresses the vital needs of the military community. Your membership in Voices helps us protect and improve the military benefits our troops and their families rely on.

2016 Legislative Goals

1. Ensure any TRICARE reform sustains top-quality care 

2. Prevent disproportional TRICARE fee increases 

3. Sustain military pay comparability with the private sector  

4. Block erosion of compensation and commissary benefits  

5. Protect military retirement/COLAs 

6. Sustain wounded-warrior programs and expand caregiver support  

7. End disabled/survivor financial penalties 

8. Fix Guard/Reserve retirement 

9. Improve spouse and family support

10. Assure timely access to the VA, and eliminate the VA claims backlog