Veterans Affairs Chair: Full Benefits for Veterans Hit by Closures

Tennessee Republican Phil Roe, the chairman of the House veterans affairs committee, will amend an update to the Post-9/11 GI Bill to include full restoration of benefits for veterans affected by the sudden closure of for-profit institutions including ITT Tech and Corinthian Colleges. Current language in the legislation, which received a hearing Monday, restores only a semester's worth of benefits for GI Bill recipients.

Read more at Inside Higher Ed: https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2017/07/19/veterans-affairs-chair-full-benefits-veterans-hit-closures