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Internet2 Stimulus Legislation Community Resource Guide


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Internet2 Stimulus Legislation Community Resource Guide

http://www.internet2.edu/government/stimulus

Press Summary

http://www.internet2.edu/government/docs/P...ary02-13-09.pdf

MAKING SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS FOR JOB PRESERVATION AND

CREATION, INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT, ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND SCIENCE,

ASSISTANCE TO THE UNEMPLOYED, AND STATE AND LOCAL FISCAL

STABILIZATION, FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 2009, AND

Part A

TITLE X - MILITARY CONSTRUCTION AND VETERANS AFFAIRS on Page 173-175

http://www.internet2.edu/government/docs/R..._Bill_Div_A.pdf

DIVISION B - TAX, UNEMPLOYMENT, HEALTH, STATE FISCAL

RELIEF, AND OTHER PROVISIONS

http://www.internet2.edu/government/docs/R...ery_JS_DivB.pdf

Here you will find a 56 page summary of the Act compiled by Congressional Quarterly:

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With an additional $150,000,000 to hire & train raters, will it help with the backlogs?

Thats allot of money to put it into bonuses for shredding claims or ignoring primary evidence & dr shopping for just the right IMO to deny with.

Training raters to repeat intentional errors will produce little justice in vets getting their claims resolved in a decent time frame(90-120 days),without being remanded. But I guess it will put people to work for the Gov for a while.

http://www.internet2.edu/government/docs/R..._Bill_Div_A.pdf

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

2 GENERAL OPERATING EXPENSES.. ,

For an additional amount for "General Operating Expenses", $150,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2010, for additional expenses related to hiring and training temporary surge claims processors.

OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL

For an additional amount for "Office of Inspector General", $1,000,000, to remain available until September 30, 2011, for oversight and audit of programs, grants and projects funded under this title.

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Allan:

I am hopeful that the VA is going to get better for all of us.

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