Budget allows for local Veterans Home

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The budget lawmakers will vote on Friday includes money for the Department of Veterans Affairs top priority this year, start up staffing for a new veterans’ nursing home in St. Augustine.

The agreed-on budget includes funding for nine positions at the Clyde E. Lassen State Veterans Nursing Home, a 120-bed facility currently under construction and scheduled for a 2010 opening.

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