24 Jul '17, 6pm

The #forevergibill was introduced just 9 days ago. background:

WASHINGTON — House lawmakers will introduce legislation Thursday to secure college aid for reservists and reimburse veterans whose schools unexpectedly close, as well as do away with a 15-year time limit for veterans to use education benefits – changes that together create the largest expansion of veterans’ education benefits since the Post-9/11 GI Bill was created nearly a decade ago. The legislation represents an initial deal reached between House Republicans and Democrats, encouraged by veterans organizations that acted behind-the-scenes the past several weeks to reignite support for it. Details were obtained by Stars and Stripes ahead of the Thursday rollout. Ending the 15-year time limit for veterans to use their education benefits marks a shift from the GI Bill as a generational benefit to establishing it as “forever,” said Will Hubbard, vice president of Student Vet...

Full article: https://www.stripes.com/news/veterans/expanded-forever-gi...

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stripes.com 26 Jul '17, 12am

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militarytimes.com 24 Jul '17, 11pm

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stripes.com 13 Jul '17, 3pm

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stripes.com 17 Jul '17, 11pm

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stripes.com 21 Jul '17, 1am

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stripes.com 18 Jul '17, 3am

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militarytimes.com 20 Jul '17, 9pm

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