Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., second from left, accompanied by fellow Senate Republicans, gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, where they discussed benefits to long-term jobless workers. From left are Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, Heller, Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind.
- Heller leads group working to reduce VA disability backlog
- March 6, 2014
- By Karoun Demirjian
- The Nevada senator is promoting legislation that would streamline the veterans disability benefits process as well as erase a backlog of claims, reducing the processing time to...