This week in Congress: Major vets legislation on the move

Defense News: In between two weeks of debate over the annual defense authorization bill, House lawmakers will vote on a similar veterans omnibus measure this week which would have wide-ranging impact on that population.

House leadership will bring up the VA MISSION Act this week, which includes a community care overhaul for the Department of Veterans Affairs, an extension of veterans caregivers stipends, and plans for a asset review of VA facilities throughout the country.

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