August 5 Veterans News
How effective are PTSD treatments for veterans? (Time) A new study published Tuesday suggests commonly used first-line treatments for...0
June 23 Veterans News Update
VA’s broken promise to thousands of vets exposed to mustard gas (NPR.org) In secret chemical weapons experiments conducted during...
Veterans news update for April 22
VA secretary calls House plan too small, harmful (Military Times) VA Secretary Bob McDonald on Tuesday blasted a $1.4...
Veterans news update for March 4
Wayne Littrell’s 70-year battle with the VA over benefits claim (Westword) Like most military veterans, Wayne Littrell is accustomed...
Veterans news update for Jan. 23
Veterans advocates: Stop the ‘hamster wheel’ disability appeals process (Stars & Stripes) The effort to clear a massive backlog...
Veterans news update for Jan. 8
Iraq war veteran, now a West Point professor, seeks to rein in disability pay (The New York Times) Nearly...
Veterans news update for Dec. 2
Obama expected to nominate Ashton Carter to lead Pentagon (Reuters) President Obama is expected to nominate former Pentagon official...
Veterans news update for Nov. 17
New data shows long wait times persist at many VA hospitals (USA Today) More than 600,000 veterans — 10%...
Veterans news update for Nov. 3
Marine veteran home safe after release from Mexico (USA Today) A U.S. Marine veteran who spent the past eight...
Veterans news update for Oct. 28
VA disability claims soar (Wall Street Journal) Requests for disability pay by veterans have ballooned during the past five...