‘These people don’t care’: U.S. Senate GOP stalls bill for veterans exposed to burn pits

By: - July 28, 2022 3:46 pm

Advocate for veterans and comedian Jon Stewart speaks to reporters outside the U.S. Capitol on July 28, 2022, about the PACT Act, which would provide veterans exposed to burn pits with health care and benefits. Photo by Jennifer Shutt/States Newsroom.

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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