Veterans Affairs Dept. tells Capitol Hill it won’t repay underpaid GI Bill benefits recipients

Broken promise to student veterans?

The Veterans Affairs Department tells congressional staffer that it won’t repay underpaid GI Bill recipients.

That conflicts with a promise that VA officials made to a House Committee earlier this month.

The VA Under Secretary for Benefits Paul Lawrence is scheduled to testify this morning before the House Committee on Veteran Affairs.

If true, this is very sad. They go to battle for us under the auspices of understanding they may die for their country, but if they don’t die, many see the Military service as the patriotic thing to do and maybe a way to get their degree after separation.

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