The Department of Veterans Affairs admitted that it wrongly declared more than 4,000 veterans dead over the past five years, cutting off their benefits and those of their dependents.
A veterans group advocating for reform at the Department of Veterans Affairs recommended that the next president not retain VA Secretary Robert McDonald, citing a history of “verbal gaffes” and failings.
The leading official at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs is under fire for comparing the amount of time that veterans wait for medical care at agency hospitals to ride wait times at Disney theme parks.
The top official at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs indicated that the agency should not use the time that veterans wait for medical care as a metric of success because Disney does not measure wait times for theme park rides.
Richard Overton, Greatest Living American and Free Beacon 2014 Man of the Year, turned 110 on Wednesday.
America’s oldest living World War II veteran Frank Levingston Jr. died this week at 110 years old.
Sen. John McCain (R., Ariz.) has introduced legislation that would expand a program allowing veterans to seek care outside of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs network of medical facilities.