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Getty Images/iStockphoto/Kiyoshi TannoWashington DC/USA Mar 25 2019/Signboard of United States Department of Veterans Affairs(VA).The VA stands in front of Lafayette Square Park in the north of the White House.

VA is helping veterans seeking a career in high technology

A new GI Bill offering from the Department of Veterans Affairs aims to help veterans seeking a career in high technology. Those eligible can get matched…

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IT modernization

Lawmakers frustrated with ‘bureaucratic incompetence’ as VBA struggles with overdue benefits changes

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VA says it will miss Aug. 1 deadline to change GI Bill benefits due to IT challenges

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Accountability and reform omnibus will create ‘new VA’

The Veterans First Act is a bipartisan omnibus bill that addresses problems within the Veterans Affairs Department. Everything from accountability to whistleblower…

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Chris Cate, Vice President of Research, Student Veterans of America

Just over half of veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill to earn a college degree — 51.7 be exact. The data comes from a newly-released…

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Senate to take up major overhaul of VA benefits

Sen. Bernie Sanders introduced the measure that includes dozens of provisions that expand benefits and hiring programs and grants advance appropriations to most of the Veterans Affairs’ accounts. Senate Veterans Affairs chairman suggested paying for the changes by reducing DoD’s wartime budget.

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