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Some Politicians Fear Changes in G.I. Bill Will Overwhelm System



by Max Filby

Upcoming changes to the GI Bill could help more veterans get a college degree but some politicians fear the alterations may cause more problems for the troubled Department of Veteran Affairs.

The GI Bill is a benefits program that started after World War II and helps veterans cover the cost of getting a college education or job training. Last year, congress passed a law making several alterations to the GI Bill including a few that went into effect immediately and several more that take effect Aug. 1.

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