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Draft Bill to Impose Fee on Future GI Bill Benefits

Posted on April 26 2017by Michelle Mott

New military members could see a monthly salary deduction to pay into the GI Bill to receive future education benefits, according to Military Times. Draft legislation from U.S. House Veterans Affai...

Senate Democrats Raise Concerns About DoD TA Program Oversight

Posted on April 12 2017by Michelle Mott

Five Senate Democrats sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis last week raising concerns about the Pentagon's oversight of colleges participating in the Tuition Assistance (TA) ...

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...


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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 ...