Disabled American Veterans http://wkms.org en Proposed Legislation Aims to Reduce Veteran Claim Process Times http://wkms.org/post/proposed-legislation-aims-reduce-veteran-claim-process-times <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">16</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;district Illinois Congressman Bill </span>Enyart<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;has introduced federal legislation to speed up the benefit claims for disabled veterans. </span>Enyart<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> said there are over 900,000 disability claims waiting to be processed by the Veterans Administration, some of which were filed over a year ago.</span></p><p> Thu, 09 May 2013 18:42:03 +0000 Brad Palmer WSIU 31587 at http://wkms.org Proposed Legislation Aims to Reduce Veteran Claim Process Times Afternoon Round-Up 6/05/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-60512 <p><strong>Today on NPR:</strong> The U.S. is ending millions of dollars in funding for <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/06/05/154370273/on-pakistans-sesame-street-everythings-not-a-ok">Pakistan&#39;s version of <em>Sesame Street</em></a>, which began airing six months ago.</p><p><strong>Around the Commonwealth:</strong></p> Tue, 05 Jun 2012 21:26:33 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18247 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 6/05/12 Mayfield Vet is Oldest in Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-vet-oldest-kentucky <p>A Mayfield man living in a Graves County retirement center has been honored as the oldest Kentucky member of the Disabled American Veterans.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 05 Jun 2012 12:45:12 +0000 Associated Press 18231 at http://wkms.org Mayfield Vet is Oldest in Kentucky