Veterans Administration

Veterans Administration

YOU’RE FIRED! Trump’s VA Terminates 500, Suspends 200 For Misconduct

Five hundred and forty-eight Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) employees have been terminated since President Donald Trump took office, indicating that his campaign pledge to clean up “probably the most incompetently run agency in the United States” by relentlessly putting his TV catch phrase “you’re fired” into action was ...
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Flake Says No Pay for VA Union Leaders Who Skip Work While Vets Wait

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Veterans have waited months for medical appointments while the Department of Veterans Affairs union said that it needs more employees, but 1,606 employees—including many nurses—let veterans wait while they collected a taxpayer check to work on union business instead of what they were hired to do, according to VA ...
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A Good Day for Our Veterans – Trump Signs “The Veterans Choice Program Extension and Improvement Act (S.544)”

Earlier this week, President Donald Trump honoring another campaign promise signed into law The Veterans Choice Program Extension and Improvement Act (S.544). By extending the current Veterans Choice Program, The Veterans Choice Program Extension and Improvement Act empowers veterans allowing them, should they choose, to seek out private medical ...
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AG Sessions: U.S. Prosecuting Elderly Army Vet for “Posting” American Flags in VA Facility

Robert Rosebrock, a 74-year-old U.S. Army veteran who goes on trial next month for, wait for it…posting two-six inch American flags on the fence of a Veterans Administration facility in southern California last fall needs Attorney General, Jeff Sessions’ help.  Judicial Watch Will Jeff Sessions’ Department of Justice (DOJ) continue ...
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VA Admits to Wrongly Declaring Over 4,000 Veterans Dead

Washington Free Beacon by Morgan Chalfant   The Department of Veterans Affairs admitted it wrongly declared more than 4,000 veterans dead over the past five years, cutting off benefits for them and their dependents. The agency disclosed that it wrongly terminated benefits for 4,201 veterans between 2011 and 2015 ...
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VA bosses in 7 states manipulated vets’ wait times for care

The Veterans Administration corruption continues. Their actions are nothing short of a dereliction of duty and in many cases, a death sentence. USA Today by Donovan Slack     Supervisors instructed employees to falsify patient wait times at Veterans Affairs’ medical facilities in at least seven states, according to ...
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Terminally Ill Army Veteran Abandoned by VA Dies of Cancer

Washington Free Beacon by Morgan Chalfant   A decorated Army combat veteran who accused the Department of Veterans’ Affairs of abandoning him in his battle against terminal cancer died last week. The family of former Army Sgt. John Marshall announced his death in a statement Monday, Fox News reported. The veteran, ...
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Make America Great Again, Support Our Veterans!

[Photo: Actress Caroll Baker-Bob Hope USO Tour Christmas 1965, deck of USS Ticonderoga, South Vietnam. Source: Natl Archives]   The Washington political establishment does not seem to have a clue as to how to manage and fix the shoddy care of our nation’s veterans, and the ongoing disregard of their ...
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