benefits en Conn. officials reaching out to veterans about impact of shutdown <p>The processing of financial benefits for veterans has been frozen because of the partial government shutdown.&nbsp; The Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs is reaching out to veterans to help them get the right information about how significant the impact could be.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 13:19:46 +0000 Tarice L.S. Gray 6508 at