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  Hinojosa: Texas Capitol Monument honors Vietnam Veterans
AUSTIN, March 3 - I am both honored and humbled to be here today. The dedication of the Vietnam Veterans Monument is a welcome home to our Texas Vietnam Veterans.
  Vasquez: Band of Brothers
EDCOUCH, April 23: Here's to my Band of Brothers.
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    Burton: SBA recognizes the impact veterans have on the U.S. economy
HARLINGEN, November 5 - As the SBA celebrates National Veterans Small Business Week, November 4 thru November 11, it reminds me of the thousands of service members transitioning each year from military to civilian life.
    Cornyn wants VA clinic renamed in honor of late Treto Garza
HARLINGEN, April 27 - U.S. Sen. John Cornyn wants to rename a VA clinic in Harlingen after the late Arturo ‘Treto’ Garza, who championed veteran’s issues in the Rio Grande Valley and wrote regularly for the Guardian.
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    Salazar: Time to deliver on VA hospital promise

SAN ANTONIO, November 12 - What better way to honor our more than 120,000 Rio Grande Valley veterans than to finally build and maintain a VA hospital in the region?

    Cornyn pays tribute to Treto Garza and other veterans

WASHINGTON, November 12 - Veterans Day, which we formally mark today, is a time for reflection. It is a time for honoring the men and women who have risked their lives in far-flung corners of the world to defend our freedom.

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  Hinojosa: Texas Capitol Monument honors Vietnam Veterans
AUSTIN, March 3 - I am both honored and humbled to be here today. The dedication of the Vietnam Veterans Monument is a welcome home to our Texas Vietnam Veterans.
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  Vasquez: Band of Brothers
EDCOUCH, April 23: Here's to my Band of Brothers.
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  Burton: SBA recognizes the impact veterans have on the U.S. economy
HARLINGEN, November 5 - As the SBA celebrates National Veterans Small Business Week, November 4 thru November 11, it reminds me of the thousands of service members transitioning each year from military to civilian life.
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  Cornyn wants VA clinic renamed in honor of late Treto Garza
HARLINGEN, April 27 - U.S. Sen. John Cornyn wants to rename a VA clinic in Harlingen after the late Arturo ‘Treto’ Garza, who championed veteran’s issues in the Rio Grande Valley and wrote regularly for the Guardian.
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  Salazar: Time to deliver on VA hospital promise

SAN ANTONIO, November 12 - What better way to honor our more than 120,000 Rio Grande Valley veterans than to finally build and maintain a VA hospital in the region?

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  Cornyn pays tribute to Treto Garza and other veterans

WASHINGTON, November 12 - Veterans Day, which we formally mark today, is a time for reflection. It is a time for honoring the men and women who have risked their lives in far-flung corners of the world to defend our freedom.

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  Freeman: A brother I never knew

EDINBURG, November 11 - Today is Veterans Day, a day we set aside to honor those who have served in America’s 100 wars.

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  VA says 'no' to Valley veterans' hospital... for now

McALLEN, October 20 - The Department of Veterans Affairs has again rejected calls from veterans to build a VA hospital in the Rio Grande Valley.

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  Oliveira, Cuellar, Vela, add their tributes to Treto Garza

HARLINGEN, October 4 - State Rep. René Oliveira, U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar and potential U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela have joined in the tributes to Rio Grande Valley veteran’s leader Arturo “Treto” Garza.

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  Garza: Veteranos… W T F U

HARLINGEN, September 30 – Actor Samuel Jackson’s new commercial should have hit the South Texas veteran right on target and if veterans do not wake the f…k up, we will never get a Veterans Affairs hospital. 

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  Garza: Biro says there are no plans to expand VA surgical center

HARLINGEN, September 23 - In a local newspaper, Congressman Rubén Hinojosa, is quoted saying that he has submitted a proposal for funding for an Emergency Room at the “Veterans Medical Center” in Harlingen, Texas.

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  Garza: VA's Valley voucher system is not working well enough

HARLINGEN, September 10 - The new contract voucher system that was implemented as a result of the Booz Allen study has proven that there are enough veterans to sustain a VA hospital in South Texas.

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  Cornyn: VA needs to provide inpatient health care at Harlingen clinic

HARLINGEN, August 30 - U.S. Sen. John Cornyn is pushing Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to add in inpatient health care at the new VA Health Care Center in Harlingen.

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  Garza: Valley veterans have no preference when it comes to location of VA hospital

HARLINGEN, August 27 - Here is how the claims office at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is handling the backlog of claims:

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  VA to host groundbreaking ceremony tomorrow

McALLEN, August 14 - U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and U.S. Reps. Rubén Hinojosa and Henry Cuellar are due to participate in a groundbreaking ceremony for a new VA Outpatient Clinic in the Rio Grande Valley tomorrow.

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  Garza: Vela can boost VA hospital battle

HARLINGEN, August 7 - Congratulations to attorney Filemon Vela on his recent victory in the Democratic primary election for Congressional District 34.

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  Garza: In defense of Stolen Valor Act

HARLINGEN, July 28 - Recently the United States Supreme Court ruled that the “Stolen Valor Act” is unconstitutional and thus may not be enforced.

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  State Rep: Obama should meet with Valley veterans

WESLACO, July 17 - State Rep. Armando “Mando” Martinez says President Obama should make time to meet with Rio Grande Valley veterans during his visit to San Antonio today.

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  Garza: Legislature playing games with Texas veterans

HARLINGEN, July 15 - Democracy in Action or at least that is what veterans thought it was when they aggressively sought a Constitutional Amendment to the Texas Constitution on Nov. 3, 2009.

   
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Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 10:34

Hinojosa: Texas Capitol Monument honors Vietnam Veterans

Vasquez: Band of Brothers

Burton: SBA recognizes the impact veterans have on the U.S. economy

Cornyn wants VA clinic renamed in honor of late Treto Garza

Salazar: Time to deliver on VA hospital promise

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