New Law Requires Public Colleges to Extend Tuition Breaks to Veterans

Tucked away in a new law intended to improve veterans’ access to health care is a provision that has drawn the ire of an unlikely group: public universities.

Signed into law on Thursday by President Obama, the Veterans' Access to Care Through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 (HR 3230) requires those institutions to charge in-state tuition to veterans—regardless of how long they have