Disability Compensation

Filing for VA disability is the first step of many veterans right out of service. Unfortunately, the process is a very difficult one with landmines everywhere. Knowing tips to navigate this process is vital to a fair rating.

Agent Orange

ProPublica Hammers VA Over Recent Agent Orange Science Rejection

Today, ProPublica hammered a key VA official who denies the harm caused by use of dangerous toxins commonly referred to as Agent Orange. Commenting on...
Disabled Elderly Veterans

Disabled Elderly Veterans Thrown Under Bus, DAV, Legion Silent On Cut Proposal, AMVETS Speaks...

Let's give a shout out to AMVETS for speaking out against cuts to benefits for severely disabled elderly veterans while Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and...
AFGE Official Time

Does Attack On ‘Official Time’ Really Harm Veterans As AFGE Claims?

In a “disgusting” propaganda video, an AFGE union official tries to tie the present move to curb “official time” as an attack against benefits...
traumatic brain injury

Boston VA Still Failing Veterans With Traumatic Brain Injury

The Boston VA is still failing to process benefits claims for veterans’ claims with traumatic brain injury (TBI) at a rate of 1 in...
Anti-Press

Fed Takes Anti-Press, Anti-Public Scrutiny Stance On Key Staff Selection

One federal agency has refused to provide names of candidates up for consideration to the press for public scrutiny despite continued record of failure...
VA Under Secretary Allison Hickey Resignation

Pay To Play, Will VA Under Secretary Nominee Be A Tool For Political Favors?

VA is reportedly selecting a new under secretary for benefits using a review panel that includes former VA under secretary Allison Hickey for input. According...
US Army veterans Class Action

Yale Law School Files Class Action On Behalf Of US Army Veterans, Tens Of...

Yale Law School is representing thousands of US Army veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars in a class action lawsuit against Secretary of...
VSOs The Big 6

Thanks VSOs: Lawyers, Veterans Should Be Nervous About Upcoming VA Cuts, Up To 20...

Rumors are circulating Capitol Hill that The Big 6 veteran service organizations (VSOs) and VA negotiated a massive and covert budget cut coming soon. According...

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