WASHINGTON, June 9 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, and Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) tonight introduced legislation to improve veterans’ access to health care and address serious problems facing the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Other original cosponsors were Sens. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Richard Burr (R-N.C.), the ranking Republican on the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee.
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