Eugene Walsh and Mike Brown are both U.S. Army infantry veterans who served overseas
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A New Hampshire veteran was nearly forced to operate on himself after he says the Department Veterans Affairs refused to pay his medical bill.
Michael Holmes, terminated from his job as director of the Licking County Veterans Service Office, caused “substantial financial loss to the county” and veterans benefits to be denied, according to an internal disciplinary report.
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin says his department is seeking to close perhaps more than 1,100 VA facilities nationwide as it develops plans to allow more veterans to receive medical care in the private sector.
Scammers have developed yet another way to trick people out of their hard-earned money, this time targeting veterans.
The Veterans Affairs Department said it would need “billions of dollars in additional appropriations” to work through the 470,000 appeals that are now pending in the Veterans Benefits Administration and Board of Veterans Appeals as of April 1.
With the recent Syrian tomahawk missile attack by the Trump Administration after what appeared to have been dubious evidence of Syrian culpability, President Donald Trump lost a great deal of his loyal supporters and followers. This is because tens of millions of Americans (as well as hundreds of millions of people overseas) felt that he […]
President Donald Trump, as part of his dash to rack up wins before the end of his first 100 days, signed an executive order Thursday that creates a new office devoted to protecting whistleblowers at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Disabled veterans would be allowed free parking at Louisiana’s seven passenger airports under a bill that won easy approval Tuesday morning in the House Transportation Committee.
Some ailing veterans can now use their federal health care benefits at CVS “MinuteClinics” to treat minor illnesses and injuries, under a pilot program announced Tuesday by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Veterans Affairs secretary David Shulkin said Thursday that he would initiate a top-down review of the VA medical center in the nation’s capital after an urgent watchdog report warned that patients were being put at risk due to bad inventory practices from potentially dirty syringes to medical supply shortages.
The Department of Veterans Affairs just announced the launch of a new suicide prevention data analysis tool to help detect and treat veterans at risk of suicide.
An incriminating and concerning report from the Office of Inspector General that states VA put patients in “imminent danger” at the VA facility in Washington D.C.
A record number of veterans participated in the annual mini-games at the Martinsburg Veterans Administration Medical Center on Saturday.
Veteran Affairs health benefits have been extended to more than 142,000 veterans living in rural Alabama.
By the time they cut her from the program, Alishia Graham was angry, but not surprised. Her postman delivered the news in February.
Kansas City-area military veterans pressing to create a neighborhood of tiny homes for former service members have opened a veterans outreach center.
It can take years and a lot of red tape for a veteran to receive their benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin says the Department of Veterans Affairs “is on a path toward recovery.”
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The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning of a rapidly growing backlog for veterans who seek to appeal decisions involving disability benefits, saying it will need much more staff even as money remains in question due to a tightening Trump administration budget.
Around 8,000 military veterans and service members commit suicide every year according to the VA, including 300 on active duty. One local group is working to reduce those alarming numbers.
Congressman Vicente Gonzalez (D-McAllen) recently submitted language for a bill that would help thousands of veterans who have been banished from their homes and stripped of their benefits after being deported.
President Trump held his first face-to-face meeting with representatives from prominent veterans groups on Friday, a step that community advocates called a productive and critical step in advancing the White House’s promises to veterans.
The Santa Clarita Veteran Services Collaborative met Friday over a St. Patrick’s Day lunch to announce that their new Veterans Center will be located at the American Legion in Newhall.
Furious over a nude-photo scandal involving male Marines who made sexually violent comments online about female Marines, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., said Tuesday that he wanted to explore how to punish non-active duty and retired personnel who participated.
In honor of national Women’s History Month, the Providence VA Medical Center is honoring women veterans with two events on Thursday, March 16, both at the Medical Center and at Rhode Island College, along with a Warwick Vet Center benefits seminar for women vets.
Research from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that veterans waited an average 24 days to receive care at any care facility that is administered by the Veterans Choice Program.
The Department of Veterans Affairs will offer urgent mental health care beginning this summer to thousands of former service members with less-than-honorable discharges, part of its expanded initiative to stem stubbornly high rates of suicide.