Veterans News – January 9, 2017
Report: VA employees received millions of dollars in unjustified incentives (Stars and Stripes) The Department of Veterans Affairs handed...8
October 26 Veterans News
After cancer diagnosis, vet refutes government’s Agent Orange expert — and wins (ProPublica) For years, the U.S. military and...
October 20 Veterans News
VA extends deadline for seeking Gulf War illness benefits to 2021 (Stars and Stripes) For the next five years,...
October 7 Veterans News
Vets are still dying from burn-pit illnesses, advocates say (MilitaryTimes) Veterans exposed to burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan...
October 3 Veterans News
Donald Trump under fire for comments on veterans with PTSD (ABC News) Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is getting...
August 16 Veterans News
Audit: 2,300 VA patients were on ‘ghost panels’ (Military.com) More than 2,300 VA patients in Iowa and South Dakota...
August 10 Veterans News
Watchdog says VA has wasted millions on solar-energy projects (The Washington Times) Under a mandate to increase its use...
August 5 Veterans News
Report: Drug abuse, mental illness rise among veterans (Military.com) The number of Department of Veterans Affairs patients with diagnosed...
August 4 Veterans News
Tainted water at Camp Lejeune: Veteran fights for disability (Military.com) On the one hand, the Department of Veterans Affairs...
July 11 Veterans News
VA disability backlog tops 70,000 — 7 months after it was supposed to be zero (MilitaryTimes) More than 70,000...