CollegeRecon’s Military Benefits Update is curated news for military & veterans on the latest trends in the world of military benefits.
State grant helps expand University of Oregon Student Veterans Center Services – University of Oregon
McGrory Continues Support of SDSU’s Student Veterans – San Diego State University
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Veterans Issues and Benefits
-VA to get proposed $198B for 2019 – Sharon Herald
Excerpt – The budget will expand health care services, improve quality and expand the choice program to over 9 million enrolled veterans. It will also include increases for homeless programs and “at-risk” veterans, opioid treatment and pain management safety, gender-specific health care services for women veterans, and expand caregivers’ support benefits.
Fort Detrick Introduces Program Linking Departing Service Members with Civilian Jobs – Frederick News Post
Scammers Targeting Military in Florida – WTXL
Excerpt – Military Scams: Scammers will target military members, veterans and their families promising exclusive discounts or other deals related to military service, benefits or charity. In 2017, Attorney General Bondi created the Military and Veterans Assistance Program to identify and stop scams targeting the military.
New Jersey Seeks to Publicize Tax Exemption for Veterans – Burlington County Times