Posts tagged Veterans

February 4, 2014

 

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Veteran Treatment Study Bill Passes Senate, Heads To House

Sen. Jim Banks authored the bill and says there is not enough information about why only half of veterans with post traumatic stress disorder seek help.

December 11, 2013

 

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Congress Passes Bill To Remove Bodies Of Convicted Vets

The bill gives the federal government to remove from national cemeteries the bodies of veterans who have committed capital crimes.

December 6, 2013

 

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New Ivy Tech Program Offers Job Training For Vets

Veterans will be able to start the jobs training in January at Ivy Tech Southwest.

November 16, 2013

 

Indiana is home to 1,000 state-regulated dams, including 241 that are considered

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Who is responsible for Indiana's dams upkeep, why a Cesarean may not be best for mothers or babies and the state superintendent walks out on her own meeting.

November 11, 2013

 

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Department Of Education Announces Veterans Initiatives

The Department of Education is launching two initiatives. One partners soldiers with students learning to read. The other encourages veterans to get degrees.

October 29, 2013

 

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Program To Give Veterans Driver’s Licenses Is Struggling

A program designed to assist veterans in getting their commercial driver's license in Indiana is having little success.

August 26, 2013

 

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New American Legion Commander Hopes To Recruit Younger Vets

Indiana's new state commander is reaching out on social media in hopes of getting younger veterans to join the American Legion.

August 8, 2013

 

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Indiana’s Homeless Veterans Population Up 12 Percent

The count shows there are more than 6,000 homeless people in Indiana – veterans make up 12 percent of that total.

July 5, 2013

 

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State Law Aiming To Help Vets Held Up By Federal Backlog

A new state law enacted this week aims to get veterans into the federal system more quickly, but the Department of Veterans Affairs still has a long backlog.

May 13, 2013

 

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Brown County Veteran Creates Non-Profit To Help Other Vets

Magnus Johnson created Elder Heart, a non-profit that will pay veterans to create public art.

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