02 Aug '17, 9pm

BREAKING: Historic GI Bill Expansion’s Passage in Senate Applauded by IAVA, Veterans https://t.co/hsSX6XL5uq

NEW YORK, NY (August 2, 2017) — Today, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, the leading voice of the Post-9/11 generation of veterans, applauded the historic and uniquely bi-partisan passage of a strengthened and expanded GI Bill in the Senate. The bill passed in the House last week. “This bill expands America’s best investment and creates a brighter future for millions of veterans and their families,” said IAVA Founder and CEO, Paul Rieckhoff. “It shows what Washington can do when everyone puts country ahead of politics. A powerful and diverse coalition of veterans groups showed the way, and we are pleased to see politicians from both sides of the aisle follow. This rare showing of true bi-partisanship and swift action is a model for what American can do when we all work together. It also shows the popularity and power of the veterans community and our civilian allie...

Full article: https://iava.org/press-release/historic-gi-bill-expansion...

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