U.S. Senate rejects bill to aid veterans
Posted: February 28, 2014 at 3:26 a.m.
WASHINGTON — A divided U.S. Senate on Thursday derailed Democratic legislation that would have provided $21 billion for medical, education and job-training benefits for the nation’s veterans. The bill fell victim to election-year disputes over spending and fresh penalties against Iran.
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