Veterans News – January 6, 2017
McDonald to Trump administration: Don’t backtrack VA progress (Stars and Stripes) In the wake of President-elect Donald Trump signaling...7
Veterans News – January 4, 2017
Trump’s VA secretary pick could offer hint on privatization (The Wall Street Journal) U.S. military veterans’ groups are closely...
July 14 Veterans News
VA doubling back to resolve TBI claims denials (MilitaryTimes) Veterans Affairs officials aren’t saying how 24,000 veterans were diagnosed...
July 11 Veterans News
VA disability backlog tops 70,000 — 7 months after it was supposed to be zero (MilitaryTimes) More than 70,000...
May 13 Veterans News
Senate panel advances veterans reform plan — including GI Bill cuts (MilitaryTimes) The massive and controversial veterans omnibus bill...
April 19 Veterans News
VA health care reforms are underway, leaders tell panel (MilitaryTimes) A blue ribbon panel crafting recommendations to Congress on...
April 6 Veterans News
Veterans omnibus moves ahead, despite brewing fight (Military Times) The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee chairman says he’s confident Congress...
February 12 Veterans News
New study on Gulf War Illness assailed by veterans advocates (Bradenton Herald) Military veterans advocates are assailing a new report...
February 11 Veterans News
VA chief touts proposal to make it easier to fire executives (Military.com) Veterans Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald on Wednesday...
February 2 Veterans News
Appeals judges reverse punishment for senior VA execs (Military Times) Veterans Affairs officials’ attempt to punish a pair of...