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Military and Veterans Must Have Access to Quality For-Profit Colleges

The Hill
September 2, 2014

As the son of a prisoner of war captured during the Battle of the Bulge, and the brother of a soldier who served in Vietnam, I consider myself a strong supporter of the American military and our veterans.
Despite the recent rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) it is unlikely that this nation is going back to a large-scale war in the Middle East. This means many of the soldiers, airmen, sailors and marines who are currently serving will be transitioning out of military service and into the public sector. To help them find new careers as civilians, they will need educational opportunities.

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