2 Senators Seek Overhaul of Program for Military Members Leaving for College

Inaccurate and inadequate information plagues a program intended to help members of the U.S. armed forces make the transition into higher education, two Democratic senators wrote in a letter on Tuesday urging the Department of Defense to make necessary reforms.

In the letter, Sen. Tom Harkin of Iowa and Sen. Thomas R. Carper of Delaware outline suggested changes in the higher-education part of the Pentagon's Transition Assistance Program.

A spokeswoman with the department