Veterans Affairs

GOP Candidate Criticizes Baldwin’s Handling of VA Controversy

Baldwin's office tried to silence staffer fired with severance package that required confidentiality

Sen. Tammy Baldwin's (D., Wis.) Republican challenger criticized the incumbent for ignoring abuses at a VA facility and for offering a severance package to a staffer fired over the incident that would have required her to remain quiet if she accepted.

Sweeping Veterans Choice Bill to Become Law Days Before Memorial Day

'VA Mission Act will ensure veterans have timely access to the quality care'

Veterans AffairsThe Senate on Wednesday is expected to easily pass legislation to give veterans the option to seek private-sector medical care when the Department of Veterans Affairs is unable to provide a patient with adequate or timely health services, Sen. Johnny Isakson (R., Ga.) said Tuesday.