Hoylman had introduced legislation to restore benefits and services to veterans who would otherwise be eligible if they were not discharged because of their LGBT status. According to a review of state laws by Hoylman’s office, more than 50 state programs, benefits and tax breaks for veterans are dependent upon their discharge status.
Lawmakers announce bill to repeal dishonorable discharges given to gay veterans. participating in the GI Bill or receiving veteran benefits such as health care, VA disability, and ceremonial.
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Representatives Mark Pocan and Charlie Rangel introduced the ‘Restore Honor to Service Members Act,’ which would assist thousands of service members discharged for their sexual orientation.
New bill seeks to aid discharged gay troops. (D-N.Y.) are proposing legislation known as the "Restore Honor to Service Members Act," which would ensure veterans who were discharged for.
Albany lawmakers extend benefits to vets discharged for LGBT identity. comes to discharged LGBT veterans in Albany County, they don’t have to worry about being denied benefits due to their.
He excused unseemly behavior at a state convention, and in the past he tried to get a candidate to run against Obama-the head of the Party. Even the most ardent bernie supporter recognizes that he.
Today, most of us know that veterans with general discharges lose access to the Post-9/11 GI Bill – and full disclosure, I’m one of those guys.But, who determines who is a veteran and what.
Thousands Of Vets Are Getting ‘Less Than Honorably’ Discharged Because They Have PTSD. government doesn’t deny veterans their benefits – including medical care, disability compensation.
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Gay discharged veterans fight to 'restore honor,' receive. – Senate and House members push ‘restore honor to Service Members Act,’ aimed at clearing discharged LGBT veterans’ files and extending them full benefits. Home News