Stalled U.S. Senate bill on veterans’ burn pit exposure could be revived this week

By: - August 1, 2022 4:35 pm

Jack Posobiec, a conservative activist, confronting veterans advocate and comedian Jon Stewart Aug 1, 2022, outside the U.S. Capitol, where veterans have been camped out all weekend protesting in support of a bill that extends health care and benefits to veterans exposed to toxic substances overseas. (Jennifer Shutt | States Newsroom)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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