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AUDIT: Despite Billions In IT Spending, VA Still Needs IT Update

A GAO report says VA health care is unsafe in part due to its outdated IT systems that require a significant update despite IT...

Memorial Day – See You Tomorrow

I am taking the day off. I wish you all a reflective Memorial Day and look forward to fighting the good fight May 31.

Audit: VA Mishandles Non-VA Healthcare Payments

A recent audit shows VA is giving non-VA healthcare providers the same runaround when they try to get paid that VA gives veterans trying...

Veterans Fear VA Gun Rights Policy

Veterans are still fearful of harmful gun rights policies if they seek mental health care for PTSD after serving in combat to defend the...

Big Bucks In Veterans’ Blood Biobank

VA appears to be gearing up for a big push of its blood biobank to play a major role in new disease-fighting initiatives involving...

Recent Articles

Ants Covered Dying Vietnam Veteran At VA Medical Center

One Vietnam veteran was found covered in ants, twice, while dying from cancer at the Atlanta VA Medical Center (VAMC).

Thousands Of Veterans Wrongly Denied GI Bill Benefits Court Says

Veterans entitled to both Montgomery GI Bill and Post-9/11 GI Bill were wrongly denied one year of entitlement according to a recent federal court...

Veteran Medical Records Illegally Accessed In Alleged Smear Campaign

A former VA employee just pled guilty for computer fraud in an illegal scheme to access the medical records of a veteran...

VA Scanning Backlog Five Miles High (That’s Not A Typo)

IG just issued a report revealing Veterans Health Administration has a new backlog - - this time it’s a massive pile of...

Family Of ‘Murdered’ Veteran Seeks $6 Million From VA In Damages

An active homicide investigation is underway at a VA medical center located at Clarksburg, W.Va. At least nine suspicious deaths are under investigations and...

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