HARRISBURG – Today is Veterans Day and the PA House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee announced unanimous passage of a package of bills to help veterans. The package seeks to improve professional licensure provisions, increases the blind and paralyzed veteran pension program, and provides for improvements to the PA National Guard life insurance program. It also allows for further protections in military discharge records and the care of veterans graves. Action was also taken to create a recognition day for veterans of the Persian Gulf War and the Global War on Terrorism. Also passed was a resolution to commemorate Veterans Day 2021 in PA.