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Plaskett: House bill includes amendment to increase pay for service members VI | New

Congressional Delegate VI Stacey Plaskett announced that a bill recently passed by the House of Representatives included an amendment to give Virgin Islands service members a raise.

The bill, HR7900, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023, authorizes funding levels for the Department of Defense. The NDAA has been passed annually by Congress since 1961, according to a statement from Plaskett’s office.