Joint Hearing of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the U.S. Senate and the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs of the U.S. House of Representatives at 1:00 p.m. CDT.
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BIG SPRING — U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller, chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, took a firsthand look at how rural health care for veterans is administered Thursday.
House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Florida, and U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Midland, listen as Daniel Marsh, director of the West Texas VA Health Care System, talks during a briefing Thursday in Big Spring.
WASHINGTON — Veterans deserve better than to return from service only to stand in an unemployment line, U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller told American Legion members on Wednesday.
CHAIRMAN OF THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON VETERANS AFFAIRS, REP. JEFF MILLER: Thank you very much, National Commander Foster, for that gracious introduction, and let me thank and recognize your lovely wife, Rehta, for all you have both done for The American Legion.
The veterans' employment plan announced Aug. 5 by President Obama and two competing plans pending in Congress have enough similarities to give hope that a comprehensive jobs package could take effect this fall.