Veterans Corner

Veterans Deserve Better Than the VA’s 45,000 Job Vacancies

Since its creation in 1930, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has provided medical care and services to over…

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Retirees: Avoid a surprise tax bill

WASHINGTON – With tax reform bringing major changes for the year ahead, the Internal Revenue Service today urged retirees to…

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Amazon Looking For Veterans To Hire

Speaking about his commitment to hire more than 25,000 American military veterans and spouses by 2021, Jeff Bezos, the founder,…

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Advocates Say VA, DoD Moving Too Slowly On Burn Pit Problems

A bill sponsored by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D – Minnesota) to help veterans exposed to toxic fumes from burn pits…

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Texas A&M, USDA Partnership To Help Veterans

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced a partnership between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Texas A&M’s AgriLife…

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New State Laws Help More Military Veterans With Disabilities, Surviving Spouses of First Responders

For veterans, getting support from legislators has always been a critical issue. While Texas has made a number of legislative…

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