19 Jul
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The Hill: Advocates urge help for homeless women veterans

Advocates urge help for homeless women veterans BY VICTORIA SCOTT – 07/10/19 Lawmakers on Wednesday looked at ways to provide help for women veterans, particularly those who are homeless, at a hearing of the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity. The panel heard from former service members and those from advocacy groups working to provide housing […]

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19 Jul
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House Veteran Affairs Committee: Economic Well-being of Women Veterans

Foundation for Women Warriors CEO Jodie M. Grenier testified in front of the House Veteran Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity about the various issues surrounding the Economic Well-being of Women Veterans. . To watch the full video of Jodie’s testimony visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xwd8x5nriJE&t=6s To watch the full video of the “2019-07-10 Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity […]

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19 Jul
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Military Times: Why leaving the military is harder for female vets

Why leaving the military is harder for female vets By: Apoorva Mittal When she left the military in 2005, Jodie M. Grenier went from being on a team of intelligence analysts reporting to then-Marine Corps Gen. Jim Mattis, with a top security clearance, to waiting tables. “It was frustrating. I had a very purpose-driven job, and […]

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