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Victor LaPorte

Entries by Victor LaPorte

Senate Passes 21st Century GI Bill While Sen. McCain Skips Vote

(33) Comments | Posted June 26, 2008 | 11:50 PM

In an overwhelming show of support for our nation's veterans Thursday evening, 92 U.S. Senators voted in favor of the 21st Century GI Bill; also known as the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act. Perplexingly, 6 Republican Senators opposed the measure by voting "nay". There were only two Senators...

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US Military Needs the New GI Bill

(3) Comments | Posted June 1, 2008 | 11:23 PM

We have heard the opposition's argument against the 21st Century GI Bill time and time again:

At a time when the United States Military is fighting in two wars and we're finally, finally beginning the long overdue and very urgent necessity of increasing the size of the Army...

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GI's Guide to the New GI Bills

(0) Comments | Posted May 28, 2008 | 3:55 AM

Ladies and Gentlemen,

**Before reading this guide please remember to go back and click on each veterans service organizations' hyperlink after reading the guide. Thank you.**

In the interests of remaining as bipartisan and apolitical as possible I am going to keep this short and sweet. There are two competing...

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