VA Vocational Rehab To Use New Tele-Counseling Software

The Department of Veterans Affairs just announced it will now use new tele-counseling software to help provide VA Vocational Rehab benefits to disabled veterans. The...

Reversal: VA To Follow Law On GI Bill Back Pay After...

Due to pressure from Congress, VA found some common sense and will pay veterans their full monthly housing stipends in accordance with the law. “Although...

GI Bill Drama: Underpaid Veterans A ‘Burden’ VA Will Not Pay...

The Department of Veterans Affairs is reversing on its pledge to pay veterans who received less money than what VA was required to pay...

Pentagon Unable To Account For $21 Trillion After Decade Of Fraud

The Nation just published its lengthy investigation into a massive Pentagon fraud scheme where DoD misstated its budget to Congress, year after year, piling...

SECURE? VA May Get Own iPhone App For Your Electronic Health...

Apple, the company that moved some of its iCloud services to China, now wants access to veterans electronic health records. Apparently, through the Mar-a-Lago...

FACA: Trump Administration Argues Mar-a-Lago VA Advisors Totally Legit

The Trump Administration is pushing back against a FACA lawsuit by VoteVets arguing in court that his Mar-a-Lago advisors are not breaking the Watergate-era...

Man Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Disabled Veteran In VA Fiduciary

A Pennsylvania man pled guilty recently to defrauding a disabled veteran in the VA Fiduciary program of $316,360. The man, Jason Ehrhart, will serve out...

Nation’s Oldest Veteran Dies At 106, Pearl Harbor Survivor

The nation’s oldest veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor, Ray Chavez, reportedly died at 106 years old while in hospice care. Chavez, a native of San...

IG: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Disability Claims Repeatedly Botched

A new IG report shows nearly half of disability claims for veterans seeking benefits for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) were botched resulting in both...

Happy Thanksgiving From DisabledVeterans.org This 2018

My family and I at DisabledVeterans.org want to wish you a happy Thanksgiving with family or friends over this weekend. I am particularly thankful for...

Actor James Woods Helps Suicidal Veteran Using Twitter

One veteran struggling with suicide received direct help from actor James Woods who called attention to the issue on Twitter. The story surfaced yesterday about...

Class Action Allowed Over Navy PTSD Discharge Upgrades

The Navy Discharge Review Board was dealt a blow last week when a senior judge certified a class action lawsuit over unlawful denials of...

IG Report: Audiology Wait Time Fraud Investigated At Baltimore VA

IG just issued its report into fraud allegations at Baltimore VA into audiology wait times possibly impacting veterans seeking disability benefits for hearing loss: The...

Criminal Probe Into Illinois VA Over 14 Legionnaires’ Deaths

Illinois is taking action over deaths of its state’s veterans who died from Legionnaires’ disease at an elderly facility. There has been an ongoing...

Under Secretary Suggests Veterans’ GI Bill Hardships Exaggerated By Press

Reports from news media suggest many veterans are experiencing hardships as a result of not receiving their money, but VA would have us believe...

VA Evades Accountability During Congressional Hearing On Disability Exams

The House Committee on Veterans Affairs called in VA to explain the agency's failure to manage its contractor exam program for disability compensation claims....

Official Responsible For GI Bill Boondoggle Removed Before Hearing

VA made internal moves to relocate the official in charge of the GI Bill program five business days before a congressional hearing on payment...

Secretary Of Veterans Affairs Doubles Down On Dog Experiments

VA Secretary Robert Wilkie recently doubled down on his department’s dog experiments despite pressure from President Trump and Congress to shut it down. In...

Veterans Affairs Pays $2.5 Million For Death In Colitis Case Of...

Veterans Affairs agreed to pay $2.5 million for one veteran’s death that likely resulted from the agency's failure to diagnose blood poising after treating...

Chairman Roe: Forever GI Bill Glitch Becomes ‘A Train Wreck’

A series of IT glitches for GI Bill payments has created a financial catastrophe for many tens of thousands of veterans relying on the...