News & Legislation

Federal Appeals Court Rules In Favor Of The VA

A federal appeals court has reversed a ruling that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs must overhaul how it cares for veterans with combat-related...

Obama Signs Executive Order to Curb For-Profit College Abuses

On Friday, President Obama signed an executive order to curb marketers from targeting veterans with deceptive advertising campaigns about college opportunities. Under the order,...

GI Bill Legislation Would Encourage Franchise Ownership

Veterans would be able to use the GI Bill for franchise ownership education, according to a new Bill introduced by Congressman Tim Griffin (AR...

Homeless Suit Against VA Will Proceed

Homeless veterans outside of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) West Los Angeles medical campus will have their day in court, according to a...

Veteran Unemployment Target of New Bill

A bill aimed “to get more of our veterans back to work” has been identified to reverse veteran unemployment trends.Two proposals to improve veteran...

Dispatch from Washington DC

“I have been following your blog for some time,” said Rory Riley, staff attorney for the Committee. I received a call before Christmas from...

Recent Articles

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...

Disabled Veteran Student Loan Forgiveness To Be Streamlined

President Donald Trump ordered his administration to create streamlined procedures for student loan forgiveness of certain disabled veteran.By...

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