While Joe Biden as president may mean more lockdowns and could be detrimental for many veterans, there are some positive outcomes to the election for Veterans. The fight for Veterans rights is more important than ever in 2021.
- Vietnam veterans suffering from bladder cancer, Parkinsonism or hypothyroidism would be granted presumptive benefits status under language included in the final version of the annual defense authorization bill.
- Both the House of Representatives and Senate have passed a version of the “VA Website Accessibility Act.“
- Additional Veterans Courts could be coming to counties throughout Pennsylvania.
- The Deborah Sampson Act paves the way to improving care for women veterans within the Veterans Health Administration.