Sen. Dan Coats voted for legislation that would bring improvements to the embattled Department of Veteran's Affairs.
The American Legion audit will look at whether some of the problems being reported at VA hospitals across the country are also occurring in Indianapolis.
The new law means veterans can receive state financial support indefinitely.
Bloomington hosted its third annual “Stand Down” Thursday for veterans within the community and surrounding areas.
Sens. Coats and Donnelly introduced the Respect for National Cemeteries Act Friday