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Should Veterans Be Wary Of New Urgent Care Expansion?

Veterans like myself were thrilled at the news we can all use non-VA urgent care centers when needing urgent care, but is there a...

VA Owes Veterans $189 Million In VA Home Loan Debacle

Fox News now reports the Department of Veterans Affairs owes an estimated $189 million to 53,000 disabled veterans. These veterans were charged home loan fees...

New Update In VA Lawfare Against Vietnam War Veterans

The Department of Justice decided not to continue VA's lawfare against Vietnam War veterans called Blue Water Navy veterans who are now eligible for certain...

Trump Expands Veterans Choice: Nearly 400% More Veterans Can Use

Today, the crow no longer flies as far under the new MISSION Act community care rules cutting the wait time to 20 days or...

Massive Pile Of Veteran Tombstones Uncovered At Abandoned Funeral Home

Augusta, GA – A massive pile of tombstones for deceased veterans was found scattered in a dump pile outside an abandoned funeral home. Under old...

Several Veteran Deaths Linked To Impaired VA Clinician

On Friday, VA confirmed suspicions that several veteran deaths were linked to negligence by an impaired VA pathologist at Fayetteville VA Medical Center. The agency...

Push Underway To Expand Veteran Student Loan Forgiveness

There is a new countrywide push to expand student loan forgiveness for disabled veterans who are totally and permanently disabled. Attorneys General from 52 of...

PTSD Nightmares May Be Addressed With New Apple Watch App

The Department of Veterans Affairs is testing a new Apple watch app designed to ease combat-related nightmares for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) sufferers. Minneapolis VA...

Memorial Day Commemoration

I wanted to wish you all a good Memorial Day as we remember those who’ve gone before us and usher in another summer season. This...

Alleged Bathroom Bandit Caught In Illicit Voyeurism Plot

Half a mile from the White House, one VA employee was allegedly caught illegally recording women in the bathroom. The employee was charged Wednesday...

Last Rolling Thunder Event To Highlight Medical Marijuana

The last Rolling Thunder event in history will highlight the medical marijuana hypocrisy before its final Memorial Day run this coming weekend after 32...

VA Malpractice: Agency Pays $300k For Sepsis Death

In a VA malpractice lawsuit, the family of a veteran who died from sepsis will receive a settlement payment of $300k. Veteran Larry Farley died...

VA Home Loan Secretly Ripped Off Veterans By $150 Million

For the past five years, the VA Home Loan program has knowingly withheld $150 million in refunds for certain disabled veterans. A special investigation by...

Pungent Urine Smell Causes VA Medical Center Evacuation

A pungent urine smell was the cause of a sudden evacuation of the Hampton VA Medical Center Wednesday. Officials swiftly ordered the evacuation of the...

Veterans In Need Of Caregivers Get Foster Families

A growing program to care for severely disabled veterans as foster families is now operating in 44 states across the country since 2008. This was...

Proposal Would Expand Much Needed Dental Care For Veterans

One Congressman is pushing to expand dental care for veterans beyond those who are fully disabled or with injuries related to the mouth. US Rep....

Win Your VA Voc Rehab Denial Using This Simple Strategy

Here is a simple strategy to analyze your VA Voc Rehab denial despite the confusing Appeals Modernization buffet of appeals options including Higher Level...

Pelosi Veterans Roundtable Addresses Concerns Of Advocacy Community

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi held her semi-annual veterans roundtable with various groups to address shortcomings in congressional support yesterday. Each year, Speaker Pelosi holds a...

More Than A Dozen Impacted By Scabies At VA Medical Center

Medical teams have ordered precautions to prevent the spread of scabies at Washington DC VA Medical Center after thirteen reports surface. The facility is still...

Army Strips Iraq War Veteran Of Benefits For Working At Marijuana...

One Army major just lost his ability to retire with a pension because he works for a medical marijuana company in his day job. Citing...