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May 29, 2011 | National Journal

Cutting Red Tape: Defense Bill Rider Encourages Telemedicine (National Journal)

Issues: Healthcare, Military Service & Veterans Affairs

A quiet rider on the Defense authorization bill passed by the House on Thursday should make it easier for veterans to get mental health treatment--and perhaps other types of medical care as well, its sponsor says...

May 28, 2011 | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

STEP Act would expand health care options for military (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review)

Issues: Military Service & Veterans Affairs

A mere 387 words make up the STEP Act, but the legislation drafted by U.S. Rep. Glenn "GT" Thompson is poised to aid tens of thousands of veterans nationwide...