Veterans benefits

Which senator suspended the veterans benefits bill?

In what appears to be an election stunt that quickly backfired, an unidentified Republican senator briefly barred disabled veterans and their survivors from getting a cost-of-living adjustment to their benefits on Thursday, according to the senator. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. The cost-of-living allowance (COLA) increase for Veterans Affairs benefits, […]