Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter has helped introduce a bill that would increase
medical and dental benefits for members of the National Guard and Reserves.
The bill extends a
Guardsman’s or Reservist’s pre-mobilization eligibility for some benefits to
one year prior to deployment.
If you’re opposed to the war in Iraq and would like to see Vermont’s
National Guard troops brought home from the conflict, you might want to
hear what Peter Teachout has to say about a bill designed to achieve
He speaks with VPR’s Mitch Wertlieb.