Disability Compensation

Get Your VA Claims File: Know what VA Knows about You

I remember my first FOIA / Privacy Act request for my VA claims file like it was yesterday. The wind was blowing through my...

When will the Chicken(hawks) Come Home to Roost?

Or are they already here?The past few years have seen a lot of changes with VA, and it looks like the game of cat...

While Congress Cuts Your Benefits, VA Fights to Keep You from Them

We are all well aware of what Congress is and is not doing. It looks like Republicans are likely behind the cuts, giving folks...

MMQB: What did VA, DoD Cover Up with incomplete Thailand Agent Orange Report?

CAUGHT 'EM - VA.gov linked to a declassified DoD report on use of Agent Orange in Thailand. Upon closer examination, we learned that 25%...

UPDATE: Project CHECO Report on Thailand Bases and Agent Orange

This is an update from yesterday's post about Thailand military bases and Agent Orange. The Daily Reporter mistakenly concluded the DoD declassified the document...

Recent Articles

Ants Covered Dying Vietnam Veteran At VA Medical Center

One Vietnam veteran was found covered in ants, twice, while dying from cancer at the Atlanta VA Medical Center (VAMC).

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...

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