Senate Passes VA Suicide Prevention Bill, Sends to Obama To Sign

On Tuesday, the Senate voted 99-0 to pass a bill (HR 203) aimed at reducing suicide among veterans, the AP/Washington Timesreports. About 22 veterans commit suicide every day, according to the AP/Times (Daly, AP/Washington Times, 2/3). Background The Clay Hunt Act, named for a veteran who committed suicide, passed in the House last session. However, Read More »