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Congress Approves Stopgap Spending Bill

Posted on December 14 2016by Michelle Mott

Late last week, Congress approved and President Obama signed a continuing resolution (CR), barely avoiding a government shutdown, The Hill reported. The new stopgap spending measure funds the feder...

Veterans Lose Funds as For-Profit Colleges Close

Posted on October 27 2016by Heather Zimar

Members of Congress are urging their colleagues to provide the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) authority to restore GI Bill benefits for students who attend schools that permanently close,...

Veterans are getting short shrift as for-profit colleges close down, report says

Posted on October 25 2016

When for-profit giants Corinthian Colleges and ITT Technical Institutes shuttered, thousands of veterans from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan lost more than $1 billion in federal education fu...

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Promising Practices for Serving Student Veterans

Posted on January 21 2015

LIVE FREE Webinar Date: Thursday, February 26, 2015 2:00-3:00pm ET OVERVIEW: Changes in federal statute and executive actions have greatly promoted the expansion of services toward veterans ...