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Senators Address Veteran Health Care

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During a news conference in Fargo today, Sen. Hoeven says he is putting pressure on the Department of Veteran Affairs.

He says he and 41 other senators sent a letter to the VA secretary, Sloan Gibson, asking to finalize a rule that would authorize the VA to enter into agreements with additional long term care providers this includes  nursing homes, hospice and respite care facilities.

The rule would expand the availability of these services for veterans.

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