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Plan to boost housing improvement grants for disabled veterans poised to become law

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House lawmakers on Monday easily passed legislation designed to give additional grants for housing upgrades to disabled veterans, sending the measure to the president to be signed into law. The bill, under discussion on Capitol Hill for more than a year, did not have any significant opposition but has been mired in legislative gridlock for […]

Plan to boost housing improvement grants for disabled veterans poised to become law

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House lawmakers on Monday easily passed legislation designed to give additional grants for housing upgrades to disabled veterans, sending the measure to the president to be signed into law. The bill, under discussion on Capitol Hill for more than a year, did not have any significant opposition but has been mired in legislative gridlock for […]

Cost-of-living boost for veterans benefits next year passes House

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House lawmakers on Thursday easily passed legislation ensuring veterans will see a cost-of-living boost next year if Social Security officials approve one for their recipients. The legislation linking the two government benefits is largely routine, but faces extra obstacles this year because of disruptions to congressional operations stemming from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. More than […]

Cost-of-living boost for veterans benefits next year passes House

cost-of-living-boost-for-veterans-benefits-next-year-passes-house

House lawmakers on Thursday easily passed legislation ensuring veterans will see a cost-of-living boost next year if Social Security officials approve one for their recipients. The legislation linking the two government benefits is largely routine, but faces extra obstacles this year because of disruptions to congressional operations stemming from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. More than […]