Our Veterans have left a proud legacy to this country by serving with bravery, dignity and pride. Whether a veteran served on American soil or defended American liberty in foreign lands, this nation owes all veterans a debt of gratitude.
Congressman Barletta has supported a cost of living increase for veterans since 2011. He believes veterans are entitled to the best medical care and benefits available.
In the aftermath of the recent VA scandal, Lou voted for the Veterans Access to Care through Choice, Accountability and Transparency Act, which passed the House with a massive bipartisan majority of 420-5. This bill overhauls the VA to ensure improvement of veteran health care. It has been passed in the Senate and sent to President Obama for his signature.