Proposed Bill Seeks to ‘Restore Honor’ to Gay Veterans.. but also prevents access to veteran benefits like health care, and disability, as well as the right to reenlist, or be buried in a.
New residence hall at Veterans Home in King under construction The memorial day parade will form on the Parade Grounds in front of of the G.A.R. Hall and then, lead by the Silver. trucks and campers. Without new roads and construction to help the flow, the.VA names new Finger Lakes medical director The Department of Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce the appointment of Francisco Vazquez, as the new Director of the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center. Mr. Vazquez joined the VA more than 21 years ago and has held progressive leadership positions at the VA in Sheridan, Philadelphia, Houston and Oklahoma City.
The Pentagon sees no need for legislation for troops discharged for being gay (public domain photo by Master Sgt. Ken Hammond).. legislation to codify the process known as the Restore Honor to.
– Congressman proposes to repeal dishonorable discharges given to gay veterans. a World War II veteran who was dishonorably discharged. them to draw benefits. Israel’s proposed legislation. representatives mark pocan and charlie rangel introduced the ‘Restore Honor to Service Members Act,’ which would assist thousands of service members discharged for their sexual orientation. The Push for Honorable Discharge Status for Those Expelled Under "Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell".
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Texas is the second most populous state in the country, and the.. Open house Friday at Southwestern Veterans’ Center; Legislation seeks to restore state benefits to lgbtq veterans dishonorably discharged; rep. tulsi Gabbard: Burn pits, the Agent Orange of our generation.
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OPERATIONS at the Grand Bahama Shipyard came to a halt on Friday morning when workers were sent home for the rest of the day following a reported bomb threat. THE Department of Immigration has.
Hoylman had introduced legislation to restore benefits and services to veterans who would otherwise be eligible if they were not discharged because of their LGBT status. According to a review of state laws by Hoylman’s office, more than 50 state programs, benefits and tax breaks for veterans are dependent upon their discharge status. lawmakers announce bill to repeal dishonorable discharges given to gay veterans. participating in the GI Bill or receiving veteran benefits such as health.
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