Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) announced that the Federal Register will publish on Jan. 18 regulations accompanying the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 (AMA), which will help Veterans experience a more transparent...

VA Disability Claims Application Process for Veterans

American GI Forum of Texas, STATE OFFICE, AUSTIN, Texas –The AGIFTX is publishing the fllowing information for our members and other veterans in the hope of helping them in seeking help from the VA. In the face of dramatically increasing workloads and a backlog that...

VA Announces Rollout and Application Process for New Veterans ID Card

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that the application process for the national Veterans Identification Card (VIC) is now available for Veterans — yet another action honoring their service. This has been mandated through legislation...

Carlos Martinez, President/CEO AGIF/NVOP

Below are some of Carlos Martinez’s accomplishment that show why he was honored, respected and loved by his peers, Legislators, State and National Agency heads, Educational lnstitutions, and 5 Presidents plus the many clients he...

Erasmo Ortiz June 23, 1946 – January 26, 2021

Erasmo Ortiz June 23, 1946 – January 26, 2021  American GI Forum of Texas, Inc. Report: HOUSTON, Texas – We sadly report the passing of another one of our members from the Houston Lucian Adams Chapter, Mr. Erasmo Ortiz. Ortiz was a Decorated Marine Veteran who served...