Local Congressmen Thwart Benefits Change for Millitary Spouses

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By Tammy Moore Teague Third District Congressman Steve Womack joined other Republicans on Thursday, in voting against a federal amendment that would provide annuity payments to millitary widows and widowers. As it stands, the current law deprives surviving spouses $7,300 per year in income. These cuts remain necessary in the eyes of lawmakers as they work towards […]

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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