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Legislative staff is attending a press conference held by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., to highlight his opposition to using the Chained CPI (Consumer Price Index) to determine cost-of-living adjustments (COLA) for disability compensation and pensions for veterans and their survivors, provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs. The hearing begins at 10:30 a.m. in Room 418, Senate Russell Office Building.