07.15.14

Vets4Energy Newsletter

Vets4Energy created a print newsletter for distribution to the many state veterans who want to participate in Vets4Energy, but do not have frequent access to email.

 

07.13.14

96th Annual Indiana American Legion Convention

Vets4Energy hosted a booth at the 96th Annual American Legion Department of Indiana Annual Convention in Indianapolis. Vets4Energy volunteer, US Navy Veteran Michael Wherry manned the booth and planned future visits with other American Legion posts in the future.

 

07.12.14

96th Annual Illinois American Legion Convention

July 9th - 12th. 96th Annual Illinois American Legion Convention - Vets4Energy hosted a booth at the 96th Annual Illinois American Legion Convention in Springfield, Illinois.

 

06.26.14

Michigan America Legion

Vets4Energy's Advisor and National Liaison Rear Admiral Don Loren spoke to American Legion state post commanders and other top leadership, where he addressed the importance of energy security to the country and how it relates to national security, which is why Veterans should be strong advocates.

 

06.26.14

Michigan American Legion Post, Detroit, MI

Rear Admiral Loren spoke to the annual gathering of American Legion state post commanders and American Legion senior leadership, addressing the importance of energy security to our country and how it relates to national security.

 

06.23.14

Military Appreciation Luncheon, Anchorage, AK

500-600 people from all branches of military attended. Vets4Energy Chair George Wuerch attended and handed out literature about Vets4Energy basic issues and RFS.

 

06.10.14

Vets4Energy Luncheon, Albany NY

This Vets4Energy luncheon was with more than 50 veterans (including leaders from the New York State VFW), labor leaders and local residents.

 

05.29.14

Birthplace of USS New Jersey Saved by Shale Production

The shale boom and the Jones Act are saving shipbuilding at the 213-year-old Philadelphia Navy Yard. "Less than three years ago, you would have seen an empty dock, empty building dock..." Instead, the company has tripled employment...

 

05.07.14

Keystone XL Pipeline Delay a Political Move That Hurts Jobs, Economy, Energy Supply

V4E Volunteer, Maj. Gen. Bill Hodgkins: "While most out-of-work people simply want the opportunity for a job, Washington seems to have turned a deaf ear to those pleas."

 

05.04.14

Fracking Insiders See No End To Boom

Despite official predictions that the U.S. energy boom will pop like a bubble in the next 20 years, people engaged in drilling for oil and gas - from the financiers to the frackers - see no end to boom times or low gas prices, industry insiders said in Chicago Friday.