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Jul 28, 2011 | Navy Times

Bill would allow service dogs in VA facilities

The House is moving forward on a bill that would require the Veterans Affairs Department to allow service dogs on all VA properties.

Jul 28, 2011 | American Spectator

Miller: Don't Hold Veterans Hostage in Debt Debate

Rep. Jeff Miller (R-FL), chairman of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, released a statement supporting the Boehner plan and arguing against tying up veterans' benefits due to the debt ceiling debate.

Jul 26, 2011 | The Huffington Post

Victory For Veterans: G.I. Bill Legislation Clears Final Hurdle

NEW YORK -- Earlier today, tens of thousands of student veterans attending private colleges on the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill cleared the final hurdle in an ongoing battle to secure promised tuition dollars.

Jul 26, 2011 | Columbia Spectator

Congress approves legislation to safeguard veterans' tuition

Washington, D.C. — The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill that will afford Columbia student veterans the tuition benefits they were promised when they enrolled.

Jul 26, 2011 | Military Times

No mandatory email for VA claims, lawmaker says

The chief sponsor of a House bill that would allow email to replace regular mail for notifying veterans about progress in processing their disability and benefits claims said Monday that he wants to speed the claims process, but has no intention of forcing veterans who are uncomfortable with computers to sign on.