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Trump signs #VA law to provide #veterans more private health care choices #Military

Trump signs #VA law to provide #veterans more private health care choices #Military

Trump signs VA law to provide veterans more private health care choices Donovan Slack USA TODAY Published 6:42 p.m. UTC Jun 6, 2018 President Trump is applauded as he arrives to sign the Veterans Affairs Mission Act of 2018, at the White House on June 6, 2018. Jim Watson, AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — President Trump signed legislation Wednesday paving the way for a major overhaul of the Department of Veterans Affairs and expanded access for veterans to VA-funded care in the private sector. The measure, which passed both chambers of Congress last month with overwhelming bipartisan support, delivers on a key campaign promise for Trump, who pledged to provide veterans with more non-VA health care choices. "What a beautiful word that is — choice — and freedom to our amazing veterans," Trump said at the signing ceremony. "All during the campaign I'd go out and say, 'why can't ...

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