Heitkamp backs proposal to allow non-VA treatment for vets
Published 08/07/2012, The Jamestown Sun
North Dakota Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Heidi Heitkamp said Monday she supports veterans’ benefits, including a proposal that would allow former service members to receive major medical care closer to home. Veterans can receive basic services at satellite Veterans Affairs clinics across North Dakota, but they must travel to the VA medical center in Fargo for major treatments.Word count: 369
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.