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October 19, 2011

Senate Passes without amendment by Unanimous Consent. S. 894: Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2011

Dear Veteran,

The Senate passed S.894 unanimously to increase Veterans Compensation and Pension by 3.6%. This is the same percentage that Social Security beneficiaries are to receive in 2012.

This is good news for those that gave so much for our freedom.

3.6% Increase Example Monthly Benefits

Married Veterans and Spouse - $2,020
Single Veterans - $ 1704
Spouse of a Living Veteran - $1338
Surviving SPouse of a Veteran - $1,094