1 million vets get VA-funded private-sector care through program set to run out of money
New data show more than 1 million veterans annually rely on a program to get VA-funded private sector medical care, but the program could run out of money in two weeks if Congress doesn’t act.
Kushner-backed health care project gets ‘devastating’ review
The Pentagon report could delay the VA’s plans to install the multibillion-dollar software project begun under Obama.
Trump in cross hairs as veterans’ group slams VA Choice funding plan
An emergency funding measure to fill a budget shortfall at the Department of Veterans Affairs – proposed by lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives last week – is being deemed a violation of President Donald Trump’s campaign promises by one veterans’ group.
Trump’s Under-the-Radar Push to Dismantle Veterans Health Care
New legislation threatens to dismantle the most successful American experiment in government-delivered health care.
VA officials accused of using Trump-era law to target low-level workers and whistleblowers
Lawmakers from both parties expressed concern during a Congressional hearing Tuesday.
American Legion big slams Trump’s VA budget proposal as ‘stealth privatization’ attempt to hurt older veterans
The head of the American Legion on Friday blasted President Trump’s 2018 budget proposal as a “stealth privatization” of veterans services.
Here’s How Trump’s Budget Cuts Hurt Disabled, Elderly Veterans
Navy veteran Thomas Carlucci, 69, lives in a constant state of pain. It’s so debilitating, he says, he has to spend most of his time...
Trump Attacks McCain for Being Prisoner of War: ‘I Like People That Weren’t Captured’
i like blowhards that are six feet under
Scott Dworkin on Twitter
“Donald Trump Vietnam Draft Doc: Trump deferred from the draft 5 times—4 times using his College, 1 time for bad feet. Coward, bigly.”
Trump boasts of ‘military life’ — despite never serving
Donald Trump boasted in a new biography that his training was better than many when they enter the military.