Sixty-five years after FDR signed the G.I. Bill that opened college doors to the “Greatest Generation,” a new Post-9/11 G.I. Bill takes effect this month for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans. Join Kojo as he explores who will benefit from the new education program and how college campuses are preparing for an influx of service men and women.


  • Senator Jim Webb U.S. Senator (D-Va.)
  • Patrick Campbell Chief Legislative Counsel, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
  • Jim Selbe Assistant vice president,American Council on Education

Related Links

Topics + Tags


comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour – October 20, 2017

Friday, Oct 20 2017Montgomery County State's Attorney John McCarthy discusses his efforts to address gang violence. Plus, D.C. Councilmember Trayon White joins us to recap the "grocery march" protesting food deserts east of the Anacostia River.