Take Action! Social Security is denying disability insurance to veterans deemed 100% disabled by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This is placing veterans with military service related injuries through unneeded bureaucratic and financial hardships, while also putting the benefits they are receiving through the VA in jeopardy. ---- https://www.change.org/p/united-states-congress-congressman-david-jolly-stop-social-security-from-denying-benefits-to-100-disabled-veterans
This expedited claim process will help you, a 100% disabled #veteran, obtain a faster decision on whether or not you qualify for #SSDI or #SSI benefits from the SSA. However, the initiative does not guarantee that you will receive Social Security disability benefits. You must still meet the requirements for proof of disability, duration of condition, and work history or income limits. http://www.louisianadisabilitylaw.com/2014/03/ssa-expediting-disability-claims-for-100-disabled-vets/
Obama warns disabled veterans prolonged sequester could put their benefits in jeopardy - then has family dog flown separately to vacation site via USMC on one of two MV-22 Ospreys at cost of $11,000/hour.
For veterans entering the civilian job market, there are many Internet tools available beyond the large search engines and the transition services offered through the VA.
DAV Oklahoma 100% Disabled American Veterans pay no property tax (ad valorem tax), tax emption for sales tax or excise tax. Also there is financial assistance benefits for disabled veterans. Reduced Auto Fees* (*Also available for 50% VA rating or more) Free Hunting and Fishing Permit.