29 Mar '13, 8pm

"Tuition Assistance Comeback" by @IAVA's @RyanWeemer: Please ! @NewGIBill

The Pentagon recently announced the reinstatement of Tuition Assistance across the services. If you have been keeping up, the Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Marines suspended TA as part of cuts in accordance with sequestration. Tuition Assistance is a vital resource for service members, however. It enhances the education and readiness of the force and helps thousands get the education that they need to progress and advance in their military careers. The uproar began within the ranks and landed on the Senate floor when Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) and Sen. Kay Hagen (D-NC.), sponsored an amendment blocking the attack on TA and forcing the Pentagon to find funds elsewhere in the budget to support the education assistance. President Barack Obama signed the bill into law, but the language only applies to the Pentagon, meaning the Coast Guard doesn’t have to comply as part of...

Full article: http://iava.org/blog/tuition-assistance-comeback

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