Gov. Cuomo Increases Compensation Rates For Gold Star Parents

Albany, N.Y. - Governor Cuomo has signed off on a bill increasing compensation to Gold Star parents.

  Under the current legislation, they're only eligible for 500 dollars a year.  This new law allows them a yearly increase at a rate equal to the percentage increase of benefits approved by the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs.  The Gold Star annuity provides

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