Accuracy in Media

DOJ Decision could lead to Rehire of Fired VA Official

Wow: Lawmakers are fuming over what they describe as a “shameful” decision by the Justice Department that could help the former head of the scandal-scarred Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital get her job back. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, in a letter sent Tuesday, notified House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., that the DOJ would not defend […]

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VA Accused of Shredding Documents Needed for Claims

From Fox News: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has been systematically shredding documents related to veterans’ claims — possibly affecting benefits for veterans, according to an investigation by the inspector general. Investigators with the Department of Veterans Affairs audited 10 veterans benefits offices around the country and found that staff were destroying mail related to […]

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January 2017

1/7/2017 - Veterans Affairs: We’ve Improved Our Medical Centers

July 2016

7/8/2016 - Study: Veteran Suicides Increased 32% from 2001 to 2014

June 2016

6/20/2016 - Veterans Affairs Can’t Use Streamlined Process to Fire Bad Employees

6/7/2016 - 506,000 US Veterans have Waited 30 Days for an Appointment

6/3/2016 - DOJ Decision could lead to Rehire of Fired VA Official

May 2016

5/26/2016 - Veterans Affairs Admits They Wrongly Declared 4,000 Veterans Dead, Cut Off Benefits

5/25/2016 - Veterans Group Calls for VA Secretary’s Resignation after Wait List-Disney Ride Comparison

5/25/2016 - VA Secretary, on TV, Refused to Apologize for Wait Lines-Disney Ride Remarks

April 2016

4/29/2016 - McCain Introduces Bill to Allow Veterans to Get Health Care Anywhere

4/19/2016 - VA Accused of Shredding Documents Needed for Claims

March 2016

3/28/2016 - GOP Blast Veterans Affairs’ Denial of Guns to Veterans

February 2016

2/25/2016 - Two Years Later, VA Inspector General May Be Sitting on Wait Time Reports

2/23/2016 - Bureaucrats who Exploited Relocation Program for More Pay are Keeping Their Jobs