House Green Lights Fort Wayne VA Hospital Expansion

By Scott Sarvay

June 14, 2011 Updated Jun 14, 2011 at 5:38 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (Indiana’s NewsCenter) - The expansion of the Fort Wayne VA Hospital has been given the green light in the House.

Congress passed a measure Tuesday that includes $2.84 million to finance a 27,000 square foot mental health annex in Fort Wayne.

The bill now awaits the approval of the Senate and President.

Third District Congressman Marlin Stutzman voted in favor of the bill.

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