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  1. Congress sends VA overhaul to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Modesto Bee

    Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., followed by House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., leave the Senate TV studio after a news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Monday, July 28, 2014, about a bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care that would authorize at least $17 ... (more)

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    13 min ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    In a rare moment of bipartisan, bicameral unity, Congress has approved a deal to add $15 billion and institute reforms at the Veterans Administration.

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  3. $16.3B VA reform bill passes Senate 91-3; Obama expected to signRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Marine Corps Times

    House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller, R-Fla., right, and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., hold a news conference July 28 to announce that the two committees have struck a deal to reform the Veterans Affairs Department.

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  4. Bill to upgrade veterans' care on the way to President ObamaRead the original story

    48 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right and House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., take the stairs to a news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Monday, July 28, 2014, about a bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care that would authorize at least $17 billion to fix ... (more)

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  5. Congress Approves $15 Billion VA DealRead the original story

    56 min ago | ABC News

    In a rare moment of bipartisan, bicameral unity, Congress has approved a deal to add $15 billion and institute reforms at the Veterans Administration.

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  6. Congress Passes Bipartisan Deal to Bolster Veterans' Health CareRead the original story

    59 min ago | News Max

    U.S. military veterans will have easier access to medical care under a rare bipartisan agreement the Senate cleared and Congress sent to President Barack Obama.

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  7. Senate sends $16.3-billion Veterans Affairs reform bill to ObamaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Congressional negotiators Sen. Bernie Sanders , left, and Rep. Jeff Miller shake hands as they outline their agreement on a compromise to fix the vast healthcare system responsible for treating the nation's veterans.

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  8. Senate passes veterans' health billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    ... Secretary nominee Robert McDonald, right, shakes hands with Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Bernard Sanders, I-Vt., at the conclusion of the committee's hearings to examine his nomination to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs on Capitol ...

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  9. VA reform bill needed ASAPRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily Democrat

    Members of Congress have been working overtime - once again - to prove that in their world even no-brainer, badly needed legislation desired by both sides of the political aisle must have drama.

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  10. Congress overwhelmingly passes $16.3 billion plan to overhaul VARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Stars and Stripes

    Congress on Thursday approved a massive $16.3 billion plan to reform the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs despite last-minute challenges over the cost.

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  11. Congress votes in VA reformRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., joined by Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, speaks on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Monday, July 28, 2014, about a bipartisan deal to improve veterans' health care.

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  12. 'Choice card,' $15B will help vets get careRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Veterans reading only headlines, hearing only sound bites, might have a few misconceptions about how Congress and Veterans Affairs plan to use non-VA health-care providers to ensure more timely and convenient access to care.

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  13. House Approves $16 Billion Plan To Improve Health Care For VetsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The House easily approved a deal to help veterans hammered out by Florida GOP Rep. Jeff Miller and independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont.

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  14. State receives federal money to attract health professionals to underserved areasRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    Vermont's health care system received a boost from Washington to help it hire health care professionals to work in underserved parts of the state.

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  15. CIA Director Brennan Admits He Was Lying: CIA Really Did Spy On CongressRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Slashdot

    Bruce66423 writes with this story from the Guardian: The director of the Central Intelligence Agency, John Brennan, issued an extraordinary apology to leaders of the US Senate intelligence committee on Thursday, conceding that the agency employees spied on committee staff and reversing months of furious and public denials.

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  16. It's Time for Real Reform of Veterans' HealthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The American

    The Miller-Sanders bill addresses the immediate crisis, but underlying structural defects must be corrected if we are to avoid more problems again soon.

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  17. It s Time for Real Reform ofVeterans HealthRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Congress is expected to adopt a bipartisan deal to improve veteransA health care before it adjourns for a five-week summer recess.

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  18. VA Health Care Overhaul Passes HouseRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... - crafted by House Veterans' Affairs Chairman Jeff Miller, R-Fla., and Senate Veterans' Affairs Chairman Bernard Sanders, I-Vt. - proved so popular that leaders brought it to the floor under suspension of the rules, an expedited floor procedure ...

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  19. How 'Choice Card' and $15B will help veterans get careRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Veterans reading only headlines, hearing only sound bites, might have a few misconceptions about how Congress and the VA plan to use non-VA healthcare providers to ensure more timely and convenient access to care.

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  20. WPTZ Thursday Webcast with CourtneyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    FIRST. I'M COURTNEY KABOT... WITH YOUR TOP LOCAL HEADLINES. CHITTENDEN COUNTY IS TRYING OUT AN ALTERNATIVE TO HARD TIME... FOR LOW-LEVEL OFFENDERS.

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