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Connecticut senator wants to remove GI Bill time limits

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Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal is proposing new federal legislation that would repeal what he calls unfair and arbitrary time limits under the GI Bill. Continue reading

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Bill gives Maine fishermen a break while serving

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A bill in the Maine Legislature is proposing that fishermen who are called to active duty not be required to pay any fees on their fishing licenses while they are serving. Continue reading

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Missouri House panel backs military medal legislation

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A Missouri House committee has advanced legislation intended to help return lost military medals to veterans or their family members. Continue reading

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Senate moves bill covering fertility care for veterans

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Wounded veterans and their spouses who want to have children could get the government to pay for treatments such as in vitro fertilization under legislation beginning to move through Congress in the waning days of the session. Continue reading

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DMV to offer South Carolina licenses recognizing veterans

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South Carolinians who served honorably in the Armed Forces can soon get a driver’s license identifying them as a veteran. Continue reading

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Hotels for Heroes lets Americans donate hotel points to wounded veterans

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A new program, Hotels for Heroes, allows Americans to donate hotel reward points to wounded veterans and their families. Continue reading

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Virginia Sen. Jim Webb holds hearing on proposal to preserve Post-9/11 G.I. Bill

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U.S. Sen. Jim Webb, D-Va., author of the landmark Post-9/11 G.I. Bill, today renewed his call for quick enactment of his bipartisan legislation to preserve those veterans’ education benefits from abuses by certain schools. Continue reading

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