10/9/2013

The Pay Our Military Act passed by Congress and signed into law by President Obama on Sept. 30 should require death benefits to be paid on time to military family members, says Rep. Buck McKeon, R-Calif., and the House will vote to make sure they are paid promptly if necessary. The Pentagon has been withholding the payments during the federal government shutdown, a move decried by lawmakers of both parties.

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