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S.2640 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 14, 2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

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    • Video: Supporting American Veterans First [Senate Videos on YouTube] - April 20, 2008 by Strmz User-Contributed Videos - Senator Richard Burr, ranking member of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, proposes an alternative veterans bill -- the Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008 (S. 2640). Author: RepConf Keywords: US Senate Added: April 21, 2008 ...

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      As noted by Strmz User-Contributed Videos on April 20, 2008, "Senator Richard Burr, ranking member of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, proposes an alternative veterans bill -- the Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008 (S. 2640). Author: RepConf Keywords: US Senate Added: April 21, 2008 ..." (http://www.strmz.com/Channel2873?link=http://youtube.com%2F%3Fv%3DHPKGHgdMbJY)
    • GMANews.TV - Benefits under veterans equity bill 'far too generous ... - February 17, 2008 by GMA News.tv - Delfin Lorenzana, head of the Office of the Veterans Affairs of the Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C., said that “S. 2640 contains $107 million over 10 years to provide full pension to Filipino veterans legally residing in the ...

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      As noted by GMA News.tv on February 17, 2008, "Delfin Lorenzana, head of the Office of the Veterans Affairs of the Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C., said that “S. 2640 contains $107 million over 10 years to provide full pension to Filipino veterans legally residing in the ..." (http://www.gmanews.tv/story/81048/Benefits-under-veterans-equity-bill-far-too-generous-says-US-senator)
    • WashingtonWatch.com - S. 2640, The Veterans' Benefits Enhancement ... - February 16, 2008 by WashingtonWatch.com - New Laws - US Congress: S. 2640, The Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008.

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      As noted by WashingtonWatch.com - New Laws on February 16, 2008, "US Congress: S. 2640, The Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008." (http://www.washingtonwatch.com/bills/show/200510017.html)

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    • Sen. Craig Keeps His Opposition to FilVets Bill - February 19, 2008 by Asianjournal.com, CA - However, Senator Craig disclosed to this reporter that he is "pleased to be an original co-sponsor of S. 2640" introduced by Sen. Richard Burr (R - NC) last ...

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      As noted by Asianjournal.com, CA on February 19, 2008, "However, Senator Craig disclosed to this reporter that he is "pleased to be an original co-sponsor of S. 2640" introduced by Sen. Richard Burr (R - NC) last ..." (http://www.asianjournal.com/?c=124&a=26204)
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