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Mailroom: One Veteran’s Story of struggles through VA’s Tech Mess

How VA's Tech Mess affects Disabled Veterans VA’s Information Technology is huge. Yet, for years, VA has failed to deliver fully functional systems that benefit...

Mailroom: Letter from VR&E Counselor on Shutdown

This morning met us all with some dismal news about those infants we call Congress. Since they cannot seem to do anything without making a...

Mailroom: Defunct Cervical Spine Disability Claim

Here is a letter from a disabled veteran who was probably totally screwed on his cervical spine disability claim. Most of us oversimplify the severity...

Mailroom: The Biggest Mistake Veterans Make

One veteran writes in about his VA Voc Rehab claim. He has not heard back from Voc Rehab about his claim beyond a denial. However,...

Recent Articles

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...

IG: Massive Violation Of VA Privacy Rules Affected Undisclosed Number Of Veterans

An IG report confirmed allegations into privacy rule violations that led to over 25,000 “remote access users” having improper access to an...

FY 2020 Voc Rehab Stipend Rates Increased From Previous Year

Many veterans using the GI Bill may be unaware they are qualified for thousands more in benefits through Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment.

Video Q&A – Does VA Voc Rehab Still Pay For Graduate Degrees?

VA Voc Rehab Counselors are telling disabled veterans that VA Vocational Rehabilitation no longer approves graduate degrees, but is this true or...

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