Harris releases plan to give VA benefits to veterans with less-than-honorable discharges and reverse military transgender ban

Manchester, NH (CNN)Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris released a new plan Saturday that aims to expand Veteran Affairs health care and housing assistance for some veterans and reverse the Trump administration’s ban on transgender recruits joining the military. “I’ve personally prosecuted homicide cases. I’ve looked at more autopsy photographs than I care to tell you,” she told the silent room. “I have seen more scenes that were the scenes of violent crime than I care to tell you. I have not served in the military, but I have seen acts of some of the worst human behavior enough to know the impact that it has on those who are on the frontlines with boots on the ground.” Harris said the …