Menendez Meets with New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars

Menendez Meets with New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars

Washington - US Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) met today with representatives of the New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars (NJVFW) to discuss issues of importance to veterans in the state including the potential impact that a cut in funding for veterans' affairs during the budget negotiations would have on the veteran community. Senator Menendez co-sponsored the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011, which created a generous hiring tax credit to encourage veterans hiring and provide opportunities for veterans to be trained in high demand jobs.

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CAPTION: Senator Menendez (D-NJ) meets with representatives of the New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars (NJVFW) in his Washington,DC office to discuss issues of importance to veterans in the state. (Washington, DC - March 6, 2012)

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