The U.S. Senate on Thursday joined the House of Representatives in approving a 2.1 percent pay raise next year for troops. The upper chamber passed the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act, which included the pay increase, by a vote of 92-7. Now the bill waits for President Obama's signature to make it official. Read more about the biggest pay raise in recent years on Military.com.
2017 Pay Raise Sent to President for Signature
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