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Expanding veterans’ options for long-term care. Back in the spotlight on the hill, Maryland Congressman David Trone reintroduced legislation to create a three-year pilot program for eligible veterans to receive assisted living care paid for by the VA. Currently, the VA is barred from covering room and board and assisted living facilities. The bill has been endorsed by a range of veteran service organizations and stakeholders nationwide.