News & Legislation

Veteran-Owned Businesses March

Heading to New Orleans?This coming week, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Federal Interagency Council are hosting a special conference. The conference is...

Obama, Republicans Seek $23 Billion Disability Pay Cut

Republicans have attempted to cut veterans compensation and other disability benefits 3 times this year. First, Michelle Bachmann (MN) suggested disabled veterans had it too good....

Media Chides Against Anti-Veteran Acts

Shining the light in dark places, various local news outlets have caused discrimination and bias to be rolled back. Whether it's the VA Machine...

Ohio Attacks Veterans Preference

A newly pro­posed bill in Ohio (House Bill 153) changes the old model for Vet­er­ans Pref­er­ence when ex-military can­di­dates apply for state jobs. The...

More Wars, Less Veterans Benefits

Seems like a week can’t go by with­out hear­ing some new deficit reduc­tion plan with vet­er­ans’ ben­e­fits in the crosshairs of politi­cians. All the...

Recent Articles

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...

Former VA Doctor Charged With 3 Counts Of Involuntary Manslaughter

The former chief pathologist at one at Fayetteville VA Medical Center was indicted on three counts of involuntary manslaughter and 28 counts of mail...

NBC Nightly News Picks Up Non-VA Emergency Room Bill Denial Story

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt is now covering the wrongful non-VA emergency room denial story first exposed in 2017 leading to a nationwide investigation.

IG: Wrongful ER Denials Costs Veterans Over $500 Million

The IG blasted the Department of Veterans Affairs over its non-VA ER denial scheme that could cost veterans over $500 million in wrongful denials....

The Future Of Veterans Affairs Electronic Health Records

Despite intense oversight pressure, VA failed to properly track its $2+ billion in spending on its electronic health records system.The Government Accounting Office (GAO)...

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