Veterans

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., says the Graham-Cassidy bill would affect the healthcare of tens of thousands of veterans across the country.

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The first modernized unit at the Long Island State Veterans Home opened on Friday.  Called Operation Rejuvenation, it began in 2014 to renovate the Long Island State Veterans Home, a skilled nursing facility in Suffolk County.

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A bill to expand the state’s medical marijuana program to cover sufferers of PTSD passed both houses of the legislature, but will Governor Cuomo sign it into law?

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced what he says is the nation’s first veteran’s traffic court.

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Volunteers from Island Harvest Food Bank and Suffolk County United Veterans are distributing frozen turkeys and canned goods to veterans and their families who are in need during the holiday season.

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