Veterans’ Benefits

Webb’s idea just seems so logical. Maybe that’s why the Pentagon is trying to shoot it down.  I’m thinking the American Legion is right on target with its views:

American Legion Backs Webb GI Bill: This Bill Would ‘Encourage’ Young People To Join The Military

The Bush administration has come out strongly against Sen. Jim Webb’s (D-VA) efforts to dramatically expand educational benefits for returning veterans. In a press briefing on May 6, Pentagon spokesman Geoff Morrell warned of the “harm” Webb’s 21st Century GI Bill would do to troop retention and objected to the generous benefits given after […]

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