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News & Legislation

Santorum Put the Screws to Elderly Veterans

Anyone watching Thursday’s Republican debate in South Carolina could not help be notice the quick “rah rah” from the politicians about veterans. Every candidate...

Congress Looks to Change Disability Compensation System

With some estimates approaching $1 trillion to care for veterans of the current wars, and changes within the labor market, Congress has turned its sights to changing...

Merry Christmas: Veterans Court Nominations Postponed Indefinitely

Tuesday’s Senate hearing for Veterans Court judicial nominees was postponed indefinitely. In a “politics as usual” move, Senate Republican Richard Burr requested that the...

Super Committee Failure Leaves Veterans Cuts on the Table

By now the news of the Congressional Super Committee's failure has probably reached you in some way.  The question remains, "What does this mean...

Don’t Mess with Texas or Our Veterans

In our “Hold Them Accountable” survey, veterans in Texas participated in greater numbers than all of the other states.  Out of sheer curiosity, we decided...

Is Super Committee Eying Veterans Benefits?

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eq6l9qeIJXI] Former head of Illinois Veterans Affairs, Lt. Col. Tammy Duckworth, finally voiced her concern about the budget being balanced on the backs of...

Recent Articles

Is $720,000 Payout To Korea War Veteran Widow Enough After 50 Years?

Giving new meaning to the unofficial VA motto “Delay, Deny, Until They Die,” one Korea War veteran won his claim 5 years...

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...

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