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Veteran Comp

Sen. Murray Proposes PTSD Fix

Senator Patty Murray introduced a new bill this week to change PTSD treatment. The bill will fundamentally alter the way the DoD and VA...

VA Would Need Staff of 4,000 To Clear Records Backlog

The Veterans Affairs Department would have to employ 4,000 more workers in order to scan billions of pages of paper benefit claims, William Bosanko,...

VA Gives More Excuses About Disability Backlog

Yesterday, the VA provided still more excuses about its failure to address the disability claims backlog. The House Committee on Veterans Affairs hearing was...

Veterans Pension Program Abused, Report Claims

The veterans pension program is being abused due to oversight failures by the Department of Veterans Affairs, according to a forthcoming report. According to the New...

VA Audit: Over 40,000 Veterans Appeals Ignored

VA Regional Offices are ignoring 18.5 percent of veterans' appeals on average, according to a recent audit. The Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General...

Alabama to Close 17 Veterans Service Offices

Alabama’s decision to close numerous veterans service offices is wrongheaded. It is a poorly thought through desertion of the state’s commitment to disabled veterans. On...

Recent Articles

What Would YOU Like For Christmas?

Even though I am no Saint, much less Saint Nic, I do have the ability to bring you some cheer, helpful news,...

Happy Thanksgiving From DisabledVeterans.org (the period is not silent, and neither are we 🙂

I wanted to take a minute to wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving as we round the corner to close out this year.

VA Knowingly Violated Privacy Rights Of Millions Since 2016

New estimates show VA officials knowingly released personally identifiable information (PII) including Social Security numbers of millions of people since 2016.

Major Changes Afoot Within VA Vocational Rehabilitation

There are major changes afoot within the VA Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment program - - some might even call it a facelift...

Buchanan Report Interview With Krause On VA Privacy – 11/12/19, 8pm CST

Wow, it's been a couple of weeks since I've written anything publicly, and I wanted to come out of my trench with...

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