Bill Helps Veterans Transition to Business - Diverse Military


Higher Education News and Jobs

Bill Helps Veterans Transition to Business



by A.G Gancarski

U.S. Reps. John Rutherford and Al Lawson, a Republican and Democrat representing Jacksonville, have joined forces on a new piece of veteran-friendly legislation.

HR 3965 — the “Veterans Armed for Success Act” — would appropriate $5M for job-related training and “transition assistance” for military veterans.

That $5M would go to eligible organizations in the form of federal matching funds, defraying up to 50 percent of costs.

Read More