|Sen. Jim Webb (D-Va) is calling on Sen. John McCain (R-Az) to sign on as a co-sponsor to his GI bill, which would improve educational benefits to veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. 'McCain needs to get on the bill,' Webb told reporters after a breakfast meeting on Wednesday. He said legislation mirroring the post-World War II GI bill should not be considered a 'political issue.'
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