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OPINION: America doesn’t need that $1,000

OPINION: America doesn’t need that $1,000

February 21, 2019

What if everyone in America—from the Mark Zuckerbergs of the nation to the nice homeless guys who sit in front of Starbucks—received $1,000 from the federal government every month? It sounds l...

Student veterans receive VA checks after wait

By Blaise Mesa

February 9, 2019

This article was updated 2/19/2019 at 11:45 a.m. to include quotes from Lauren Augustine, vice president of government affairs for Student Veterans of America. Months after a glitch in the Department of Veterans Affairs caused delayed payments to student veterans, some student veterans are claiming their checks are late again.Senior audio design and production major Nick Novak served in the Navy from 2007-2013. Novak sets ...

VA glitch causes missed payments

VA glitch causes missed payments

December 10, 2018

Senior advertising major Tim Brutsman served in the Marine Corps from 2008-2016. He and his wife are expecting their first child.  He plans to graduate in May, but he may have to do so without money he w...

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