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Jun 28, 2011 | Roll Call

In NFL as on the Hill, Teamwork Rules the Plays

Long Hours, Changing Plays And Time Management Are Familiar to Members Who Once Played Pro Football. “Forget about it, it’s over with. The play’s changing in 40 seconds.”

Jun 24, 2011 | The Huffington Post

G.I. Bill Cuts: Veterans Enrolled In College Face Uncertain Futures

MADISON, Wis. -- Nearly two years ago, Stephen Lee uprooted his wife and two children from their home in Clarksville, Tenn., to study political science here at the University of Wisconsin.

Jun 23, 2011 | The Washington Post

Copies of Arlington records found in storage facility

Sixty-nine boxes of copied burial records containing the personal information of people buried at Arlington National Cemetery were found this month at a private storage facility in Northern Virginia, cemetery officials told a congressional subcommittee Thursday.

Jun 20, 2011 |

US representatives hold hearing in Iron Mountain

IRON MOUNTAIN -- Most congressional hearings take place in Washington, DC, but on Monday, members of the House brought their hearing to Iron Mountain.

Jun 14, 2011 | USA Today

Our view: Dysfunctional VA violates veterans

A female patient in a locked psychiatric unit at a veterans medical center was sexually assaulted repeatedly by a fellow patient. At an assisted-living facility also run by the Department of Veterans Affairs, a male patient was raped by his roommate, who turned out to be a convicted sex offender. At yet another VA facility, a female veteran reported that an employee made sexually inappropriate contact with her during treatment sessions.