Disabled American Veterans

Government
1:42 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

Proposed Legislation Aims to Reduce Veteran Claim Process Times

16th district Illinois Congressman Bill Enyart has introduced federal legislation to speed up the benefit claims for disabled veterans. Enyart 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.

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Afternoon Update
4:26 pm
Tue June 5, 2012

Afternoon Round-Up 6/05/12

Only one of the American Sesame Street characters — Elmo — has made the journey to Pakistan.
US Army

Today on NPR: The U.S. is ending millions of dollars in funding for Pakistan's version of Sesame Street, which began airing six months ago.

Around the Commonwealth:

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Military
7:45 am
Tue June 5, 2012

Mayfield Vet is Oldest in Kentucky

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A Mayfield man living in a Graves County retirement center has been honored as the oldest Kentucky member of the Disabled American Veterans.  

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