Iowa Republicans U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst and U.S. Rep. Rod Blum told veterans today they are listening to concerns about the implementation of the Veterans Choice program.

The program is intended to allow eligible veterans to receive health care from outside the federal Veterans Affairs system. Blum and Ernst said they support the program, but the roughly 30 people in attendance at the Veterans Freedom Center in Dubuque had mixed reviews.

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