Jubilation as Senate Passes PACT Act to Aid Veterans

Evelyn Hockstein/Reuters

The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill to vastly expand health care resources for combat veterans exposed to toxic burn pits while serving overseas.

Known as the Honoring Our PACT Act, a final vote on the legislation tallied 86-11, rocketing past the 60-vote minimum needed to succeed in the chamber.

This is a breaking story and will be updated.

Read more at The Daily Beast.

​ Evelyn Hockstein/ReutersThe Senate on Tuesday passed a bill to vastly expand health care resources for combat veterans exposed to toxic burn pits while serving overseas.Known as the Honoring Our PACT Act, a final vote on the legislation tallied 86-11, rocketing past the 60-vote minimum needed to succeed in the chamber.This is a breaking story and will be updated.Read more at The Daily Beast. 

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