A disabled veteran jumped from a parking garage at the Philadelphia Veterans’ Affairs medical center Thursday morning, killing himself. The veteran was seeking psychiatric treatment at the facility.
The leader of a veterans group that has developed its own VA reform proposals accused Hillary Clinton of offering no substantive ways to fix veterans’ healthcare and instead resorting to “scare tactics.”
Sen. John McCain (R., Ariz.) slammed Hillary Clinton for telling a crowd at a New Hampshire campaign event that Republicans are trying to “privatize” VA healthcare.
Nearly three weeks after Hillary Clinton minimized troubles with the federal government’s treatment of veterans, the Democratic presidential candidate unveiled her policy proposals to fix “systemic” failures at the VA.
Medical workers at an Illinois VA hospital say two prominent lawmakers were aware that veterans were at risk due to rampant medical neglect at the facility, but neglected to seriously address the problems despite multiple requests.
Around 50 veterans were cut off from tuition funding Tuesday because of technical difficulties at the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), according to KSNT. The vets are participants in the VA’s Vocational Rehabilitation program, which aims to help injured veterans adjust to civilian life by providing them with job training, tuition funding, and housing assistance. The VA …
A senior official at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs admitted that the agency was not “paying attention” to the relocation program that allowed top executives to pocket nearly $2 million in taxpayer money.
Days after Hillary Clinton said that Republicans have inflated problems at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs to make them appear more “widespread,” three reports point to shortfalls and mismanagement at VA facilities across the country.