In UNL visit, VA chief Eric Shinseki promotes higher ed for vets
Posted: Friday, June 28, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki visited the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Thursday to promote higher education for U.S. military veterans.
Since the inception of the Post-9/11 GI Bill in 2009, $27.6 billion has gone toward the college expenses of about 980,000 veterans and their dependents, he said.
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