• FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama spoke to servicemembers, dignitaries and Fort Belvoir employees at Wallace Theater Aug. 7 regarding the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014. The president chose Fort Belvoir to sign a bill that would provide $16.3 billion in funding to improve the VA health system.

    President Barack Obama

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama spoke to servicemembers, dignitaries and Fort Belvoir employees at Wallace Theater Aug. 7 regarding the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014. The...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama spoke to servicemembers, dignitaries and Fort Belvoir employees at Wallace Theater Aug. 7 regarding the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014. The president chose Fort Belvoir to sign a bill that would provide $16.3 billion in funding to improve the VA health system.

    President Barack Obama

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama spoke to servicemembers, dignitaries and Fort Belvoir employees at Wallace Theater Aug. 7 regarding the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014. The...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama signs the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014, Aug. 7 at Fort Belvoir's Wallace Theater. Among many things, the bill allows veterans who live more than 40 miles from a VA facility or who have to wait more than 30 days for care the option of seeking private care.

    President signs veterans'bill

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama signs the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014, Aug. 7 at Fort Belvoir's Wallace Theater. Among many things, the bill allows veterans who live...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama signs the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014, Aug. 7 at Fort Belvoir's Wallace Theater. Among many things, the bill allows veterans who live more than 40 miles from a VA facility or who have to wait more than 30 days for care the option of seeking private care.

    President Barack Obama signs veterans' bill

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) President Barack Obama signs the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014, Aug. 7 at Fort Belvoir's Wallace Theater. Among many things, the bill allows veterans who live...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) First Sgt. Shana Tinsley, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Belvoir, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Headquarters Battalion, recites the Pledge of Allegiance Aug. 7 at Wallace Theater before President Barack Obama takes the stage to sign the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014. This measure aims to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs and its health care services.

    Pledge of Allegiance

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) First Sgt. Shana Tinsley, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Belvoir, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Headquarters Battalion, recites the Pledge of Allegiance Aug. 7 at Wallace Theater before President Barack Obama takes...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) Sgt. 1st Class Colin Eaton, U.S. Army Band, sings the National Anthem Aug. 7 at Wallace Theater before President Barack Obama takes the stage to sign the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014. This measure aims to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs and its health care services.

    National Anthem

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) Sgt. 1st Class Colin Eaton, U.S. Army Band, sings the National Anthem Aug. 7 at Wallace Theater before President Barack Obama takes the stage to sign the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) Sgt. Maj. James McGruder, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Belvoir, Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, introduces the President of the United States who visited Fort Belvoir Aug. 7 to sign a bill to overhaul the Veterans Affairs Department. Among other things the bill expands community healthcare options for veterans who face long wait times and commutes.

    Introduction

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) Sgt. Maj. James McGruder, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Belvoir, Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, introduces the President of the United States who visited Fort Belvoir Aug. 7 to sign a bill to...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) Sgt. Maj. James McGruder, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Belvoir, Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, introduces the President of the United States who visited Fort Belvoir Aug. 7 to sign a bill to overhaul the Veterans Affairs Department. Among other things the bill expands community healthcare options for veterans who face long wait times and commutes.

    Introduction

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) Sgt. Maj. James McGruder, U.S. Army Garrison Fort Belvoir, Directorate of Plans, Training, Mobilization and Security, introduces the President of the United States who visited Fort Belvoir Aug. 7 to sign a bill to...

  • FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) A crowd enthusiastically greets President Barack Obama Aug. 7 at Wallace Theater. The president visited Fort Belvoir to sign the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014, a bill that will put in reforms and needed additional resources to meet the high standard of service that veterans have earned.

    Greeting

    FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8) A crowd enthusiastically greets President Barack Obama Aug. 7 at Wallace Theater. The president visited Fort Belvoir to sign the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014, a...

FORT BELVOIR, Virginia -- (Aug. 8, 2014) President Barack Obama came to Fort Belvoir's Wallace Theater Thursday to sign the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014, a bill providing the Department of Veterans Affairs the resources to improve access and quality of care for veterans.

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