Bipartisan U.S. Senate bill aiding veterans exposed to burn pits edges toward passage

By: - June 8, 2022 2:01 pm
Jon Stewart speaks at the Capitol

Comedian and veterans activist Jon Stewart, center, speaks at a press conference on legislation to provide health care for veterans exposed to burn pits on June 7, 2022 at the U.S. Capitol along with advocates and members of Congress. (Photo by Jennifer Shutt, States Newsroom)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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