August 14, 2015
Authored by: Chris Rylands
When you were last pondering what creative name Congress will use on its next benefits-related bill (and, really, who does not do that in moments of abject despair, after a few glasses of wine, while bowling from time to time), surely the “Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015” was near the top of your mind, wasn’t it? No? Really?
Well, SURPRISE! Because that’s the name of your latest benefits bill. In truth, it does have some provisions about transportation and the VA, but there are also benefits changes buried in various corners of the new law: