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Bush Directives

Over heard at In's Cafe and elderly gentlman was trying to get his VA health care and was told that he missed the deadline to apply and that now because he made ove $30 thousand he is no longer eligible. He is a vetran of WWII and was very concerned about the Bush Directive for those coming home from this Gulf War II. The Vetrans Hospital he went to told him their are 48, 000 disabled vets from this war and that in two years they will have no benefits. Read this Cincinnati Enquirer report: 

Veterans' care squeezed by VA see

and here's a commentary:

Shortchanging our Nation's Brave: Bush's Empty Handshake to Veterans for Services Rendered
June 3, 2004
By Vincent L. Guarisco