troubleshooting Question

JavaScript not setting ASP.NET RadioButtonList in IE, but works fine in FireFox

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The JavaScript function "selects" the first ListItem in the RadioButtonList radBarrier if the first ListItem in radBarrier is selected, otherwise it unselects it.

* This works fine in FireFox v40.x and IE 11 with Compatibility View on.
** With Compatibility View off in IE 11, the selection works fine but the unselection does not work.  
*** I need to make it work in IE 11 without Compatibility View since the 22 Computers where this is displayed are not running in Compatibility view.  Thanks.  :-)

    // This sets "radBarrier" to YES if "radVeteran" 'Veteran' is selected.  Otherwise should unselect radVeteran.
    function SetHaveDisability(QuestionID)
    	var rad = QuestionID;
    	var rbl = document.getElementById(rad);  //  The whole RadioButtonList Control
    	var rbl_0 = document.getElementById(rad + '_0');  //  "Disabled Veteran"
    	if (rbl_0.checked)
    		document.getElementById("radBarrier_0").checked = true;
    	} else
    	    document.getElementById("radBarrier_0").checked = false;

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                        <asp:RadioButtonList ID="radVeteran" runat="server" RepeatDirection="Horizontal" RepeatLayout="Flow" onclick=" SetHaveDisability(; ">
                            <asp:ListItem Value="Veteran" Text="Disabled Veteran" />
                            <asp:ListItem Value="Dependant" Text="Eligible Spouse of a Veteran" />
                            <asp:ListItem Value="Care Giver" Text="Care Giver of an ill, injured, or disabled Veteran" />
                            <asp:ListItem Value="Neither" Text="None of those." />

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                    <asp:RadioButtonList ID="radBarrier" runat="server" RepeatDirection="Horizontal"
                        onclick="ShowHideBarrier(;" RepeatLayout="Flow">
                        <asp:ListItem Value="Yes" Text="Yes" />
                        <asp:ListItem Value="No" Text="No" />
                        <asp:ListItem Value="DA" Text="N/A" />

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