Proponents of a federal bill to provide health care for military personnel and veterans who have become ill due to their exposure to burn pits are finally seeing the legislation on its way to being enacted.

U.S. Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand, D-N.Y., has been heavily involved in moving the Sgt. 1st Class Heath Robinson Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act through the process. She joined U.S. Sen. Marco A. Rubio, R-Fla., to introduce the legislation last year.

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1