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Jul 26, 2011 | Military Times

New GI Bill tuition protection approved

Congress has passed emergency legislation to prevent thousands of Post-9/11 GI Bill students from a drop in tuition payments next week when new policies will simplify the popular education program.

Jul 19, 2011 | National Association of Realtors

Jeff Miller Goes to Bat for Unemployed Veterans.

On behalf of the more than 101 million members of the National Association of REALTORS®, we thank you for extending the loan limits in H.R. 2433, the "Veterans Opportunity to Work Act of 2011."

Jul 18, 2011 | Huffington Post

VOW to Hire Our Heroes

Lost in the headlines about the mind-numbing debt ceiling debate and Japan’s  Women’s World Cup victory, the unemployment rate for new veterans jumped to 13.3 percent in June, 4 percentage points higher than the national average. Last time we polled IAVA’s membership, they reported close to 20 percent unemployment.

Jul 16, 2011 |

Injured Marine home for son's second birthday

SILVER SPRING, Md.—Each time Joey Jones comes home to Dawnville, Ga., cameras crowd for attention and an interview is always pending.

Jul 15, 2011 | Marine Corps Times

Groups praise Miller's jobs bill for veterans

A comprehensive veterans’ employment bill sponsored by the chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee won some key endorsements Friday — but a vocal opponent also surfaced.