Sen. Kathleen Vinehout unveils plan to help Wisconsin veterans

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, Democratic candidate for Governor, Friday, released a four-point plan to address the “very serious management problems” with the state’s veterans homes.

“As Governor, I will restore funding to the Veteran Assistance Program for homeless veterans, and to the Assistance to Needy Veterans program, both of which were cut by the current Governor in his first budget,” Vinehout said.

“I will stop the current practice of shifting funds away from our Veterans Homes to fund other budget needs at the expense of our veterans.”

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