Congresswoman Hayes has worked to address mental health among veterans, the quality of care at U.S Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals, and military sexual trauma. The Congresswoman has passed legislation to increase VA benefits for Gold Star families, Palomares veterans, and veterans who were exposed to toxic burn pits.
As Chair of the Nutrition and Oversight Subcommittee, Congresswoman Hayes has drawn attention to hunger among service members and veterans.
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|8/31/23||PACT Act Deadline: Health Care for Veterans Who Deployed to Combat Zones|
|8/8/23||FACT SHEET: PACT Act Backdate Veteran Benefits Deadline, Wednesday August 9th|
|5/25/23||With Food Security Programs Under Attack, Hayes Leads Legislation to Feed Hungry Veterans|
|2/17/23||Hayes Leads Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Earned Support for Military Survivors and Families|
|9/20/22||Hayes Waterbury Office Named Purple Heart Congressional Office for Excellence in Veterans Assistance|
|7/20/22||Hayes Votes to Advance Funding Package with Connecticut Priorities|
|6/16/22||Senate Passes Bipartisan Veterans Package with Hayes Bill|
|3/29/22||Hayes Leads Bipartisan Bill to Feed Hungry Veterans|
|3/3/22||House Passes Honoring our PACT Act with Hayes Bill|
|1/20/22||House Passes EVEST Act With Hayes Amendment|