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Cadets salute during the National Anthem prior to the NCAA college football game between the Army Black Knights and Massachusetts at Michie Stadium, Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, in West Point, N.Y. The U.S. military academies provide a key pipeline into the leadership of the armed services and have welcomed more racially diverse students each year for the better part of the last decade. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)

Service members who lose their job during deployment get more help in their corner

In today’s Federal Newscast, service members facing job loss after returning from deployment will see a renewed focus from two of their most staunch defenders.

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(Photo by Lenin Hurtado for the National Archives)National Archives at St. Louis, Building exterior. Photo by Lenin Hurtado for the National Archives.

NARA calls in DoD to help resolve its backlog of veteran records requests

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VA restarts collection notices for benefits overpayments after COVID put them on hold

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VA’s Shulkin calls for new, strategic approach to veterans benefits programs

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VA says hiring freeze is over — except for thousands of headquarters jobs

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What is vetsHQ.com?

Linda Rix, co-CEO of FastYeti Incorporated will talk about a new website that helps veterans navigate their way through the with benefits claims process.
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What is vetsHQ.com?

Linda Rix, co-CEO of FastYeti Incorporated will talk about a new website that helps veterans navigate their way through the with benefits claims process.
June…

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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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