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All vets could be eligible for COVID vaccines at VA soon, but supply problems remain the biggest challenge

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Congress and Veterans Affairs leaders want to get as many veterans vaccinated against COVID-19 as possible in coming months. How quickly they can do that is still a big question, however. On Tuesday, House lawmakers approved new legislation that would allow VA health officials to offer vaccines to any veteran — including those living abroad […]

All vets could be eligible for COVID vaccines at VA soon, but supply problems remain the biggest challenge

all-vets-could-be-eligible-for-covid-vaccines-at-va-soon,-but-supply-problems-remain-the-biggest-challenge

Congress and Veterans Affairs leaders want to get as many veterans vaccinated against COVID-19 as possible in coming months. How quickly they can do that is still a big question, however. On Tuesday, House lawmakers approved new legislation that would allow VA health officials to offer vaccines to any veteran — including those living abroad […]

Vets who lost jobs due to coronavirus could be eligible for new job training

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A new bipartisan congressional plan would create a rapid retraining program for veterans who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic, giving them potentially 12 months of courses in a “high demand” career field. The proposal, introduced on Thursday, would mirror current post-9/11 GI Bill education benefits, with both tuition funding and a housing […]

Vets who lost jobs due to coronavirus could be eligible for new job training

vets-who-lost-jobs-due-to-coronavirus-could-be-eligible-for-new-job-training

A new bipartisan congressional plan would create a rapid retraining program for veterans who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic, giving them potentially 12 months of courses in a “high demand” career field. The proposal, introduced on Thursday, would mirror current post-9/11 GI Bill education benefits, with both tuition funding and a housing […]