President Donald Trump signed the Veterans Choice Improvement Act on Wednesday, extending a temporary program that allows some patients access to private health care outside the Department of Veterans Affairs’ system.
Calls centers established to help veterans in crisis are still failing to answer calls for help in a timely fashion, according to a new government oversight report disclosing that some veterans are still not receiving the help them need in times of crisis.
A Massachusetts-based veterans advocacy group castigated Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) in a letter on Friday, accusing her of putting illegal immigrants ahead of military veterans and calling her “Aleppo Liz.”
A 63-year-old Navy veteran, Paul Shuping, ended his life in his parked car at the Durham Veteran Affairs Medical Center in North Carolina after the VA’s recent decision to deny him full disability benefits.
An elderly veteran lay on the floor in pain and resorted to using his bag of medication as a pillow while waiting at a Veterans Affairs medical center in Durham, North Carolina.
Veterans Assisting Veterans lambasted Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) and other Democrats in an open-letter for putting illegal immigrant rights above those who served their country in the military.
House Republicans berated the Department of Veterans Affairs on Thursday for allowing hundreds of employees to devote all their taxpayer-funded work hours to union activities instead of helping veterans.