Senator Joe Donnelly and federal officials Tuesday discussed the importance of financial protections for service members and veterans.
The Indiana General Assembly passed 224 laws this year, including a pre-k pilot program and changes to the state's criminal code.
An internal Veterans Affairs audit released today found wait times for new patient primary care appointments at the Roudebush VA Medical Center to be 54 days.
Charles Acton was exposed to Agent Orange, leaving him bedridden for the past eight years.
Indiana Senators Coats and Donnelly are calling for VA Secretary Shinseki to release information about Indiana VA operations.
Governor Mike Pence calls Indiana "the most veteran-friendly state" in the country.
The legislation would bar employers from discriminating against veterans.
The proposed veterans bill is considered the most comprehensive in recent years.
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.
The bill gives the federal government to remove from national cemeteries the bodies of veterans who have committed capital crimes.