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Jimmy Carter at signing ceremony for Veterans Disability Compensation & Survivors Benefits
Laws that have broad bi-partisan support come few and far between, but the GI Bill that was passed in 1944 is one of those few bills that will bring together both the most ardently conservative and die hard liberal because it was a law designed to thank those who made the ultimate sacrifice in serving our country.
Of all the pieces of legislation that came about to help dig America out of the Great Depression, none had a greater impact than the Social Security Act. This single piece of legislation and subsequent amendments expanding the eligible number of recipients dramatically rewrote the social compact between the federal government and the citizens it governs.
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|Fri Apr 18, 2014 | america.aljazeera.com|
The GI Bill, passed in 1944, has played an important role in building the American middle class by giving millions of veterans a chance to attend college. It is a hallowed...
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|Tue Jun 10, 2014|
U.S. Congressman John Barrow (GA-12) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives in support of legislation...