A new effort is underway in Georgia to improve mental health support for veterans and their loved ones, as Gov. Brian Kemp has signed a bill aimed at addressing high suicide rates among veterans.
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Thousands of Veterans Deluge VA With Claims for Toxic Exposure Benefits, Health Care
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is processing claims at the fastest rate in its history, hoping to avoid a significant backlog as hundreds of thousands of veterans apply for health care and benefits under the landmark toxic exposure law Congress passed earlier this year.
House Passes Health Bill for Toxic-Exposed Veterans Over GOP Opposition
Eighty-eight Republicans voted against the compromise to expand health care coverage for more than 3.5 million veterans.
12 GOP Senators Oppose Bill to Expand Health Care to Veterans Exposed to Toxic Burn Pits
The Senate bill passed on Tuesday would expand health care coverage for more than 3.5 million veterans.
New White House Rules Will Help Veterans Denied Healthcare for Burn Pit-Related Illnesses
As many as 2.5 million veterans may have been exposed to burn pits while serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.