Leader of Forever GI Bill implementation reassigned to Houston office

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Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert M. Worley II, director of education service for the Veterans Benefit Administration, listens during a House Veterans' Affairs subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill, Nov. 15, 2018. (JOE GROMELSKI/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert M. Worley II, director of education service for the Veterans Benefit Administration, listens during a House Veterans' Affairs subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill, Nov. 15, 2018. (JOE GROMELSKI/STARS AND STRIPES)

Leader of Forever GI Bill implementation reassigned to Houston office

by: Nikki Wentling | .
Stars and Stripes | .
published: November 17, 2018

WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs official leading implementation of a major expansion to veterans’ education benefits will be reassigned to a regional office in Texas, the agency confirmed Thursday.

Robert Worley, director of education services at the VA, will leave Washington for Houston in January. He’ll take on the role of executive director for the Houston VA Regional Office. Charmain Bogue, the current deputy director of education services, will take his place.

The move comes amid problems with the GI Bill that have gained national attention.

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