Veterans

Veterans Services Subject of High-Profile Committee Hearing

Senator Tom Saxhaug (DFL-Grand Rapids), chair of the Minnesota Senate’s State Departments and Veterans Finance Division, led a hearing on Wednesday focused on improving veterans services in the state. Senators heard bills focused on veterans homes, interim housing for Minnesota veterans, and a piece of legislation on badly needed mental health services for veterans, authored by Senator Saxhaug himself. The Division also heard an informational presentation from the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA) on the progress of veteran home construction and funding.

Veterans Funding

There is a substantial $17 million in new investments for Minnesota’s veterans to help care for our veterans. The Department of Veterans Affairs is given greater authority to distribute grant dollars from the Support Our Troops Fund to organizations that… Read More »Veterans Funding

Veterans

Veterans Funding There is a substantial $17 million in new investments for Minnesota’s veterans to help care for our veterans. The Department of Veterans Affairs is given greater authority to distribute grant dollars from the Support Our Troops Fund to… Read More »Veterans