Tag: “Veterans Armed For Success Act”
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A.G. GancarskiJuly 25, 2018

On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives moved the Veterans Armed for Success Act. The bill, co-sponsored by U.S. Reps. John Rutherford and Al Lawson, a Republican and Democrat representing Jacksonville respectively, was bundled into H.R. 5649, the Navy SEAL Chief Petty Officer William “Bill” Mulder (Ret.) Transition Improvement Act. The bill, if it clears the Senate and gets […]

A.G. GancarskiOctober 17, 2017

U.S. Reps. John Rutherford and Al Lawson, a Republican and Democrat representing Jacksonville, have joined forces on a new piece of veteran-friendly legislation. HR 3965 — the “Veterans Armed for Success Act” — would appropriate $5M for job-related training and “transition assistance” for military veterans. That $5M would go to eligible organizations in the form of federal […]


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