Veterans News – February 15, 2017
VA disability claims backlog grows despite paperless fix (Military.com) Officials from the Veterans Affairs Department were pressed Tuesday to...6
October 7 Veterans News
Vets are still dying from burn-pit illnesses, advocates say (MilitaryTimes) Veterans exposed to burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan...
July 11 Veterans News
VA disability backlog tops 70,000 — 7 months after it was supposed to be zero (MilitaryTimes) More than 70,000...
June 10 Veterans News
VA secretary again expresses regret that his Disney comment caused uproar (Stars and Stripes) Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald...
April 13 Veterans News
VA increases pressure on appeals reform: ‘We’re failing veterans’ (MilitaryTimes) White House officials are pushing Congress to overhaul the appeals...
March 8 Veterans News
Colorado Senate: Offshore Vietnam vets exposed to Agent Orange should get benefits (The Denver Post) The (Colorado) state Senate passed...
March 7 Veterans News
VA admits it failed to contact some vets whose health care applications were incomplete (Stars and Stripes) The Department of...
February 10 Veterans News
House passes flurry of veterans bills, bigger deal could be looming (Military Times) Lawmakers could be headed toward a veterans...
January 29 Veterans News
Wounded Warrior Project denies claims of waste, lavish spending (Military.com) Under fire for questionable use of donations, the Wounded...
January 19 Veterans News
Congressional delegation again opposes regional VA leader (The Washington Post) Mississippi’s congressional delegation says it’s still opposing the appointment...