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Roll Call
Scandal-Plagued VA Overhaul Slow, New Accountability Soughtand administrative oversight at some VA hospitals were uncovered. The scandal l
Scandal-Plagued VA Overhaul Slow, New Accountability Sought
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
and administrative oversight at some VA hospitals were uncovered. The scandal led to the resignation of Veterans Secretary Eric Shinseki, and prompted hearings and congressional action to address the problems. But a 2o14 overhaul law has not been... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
VA needs changesconstruction in Aurora after the VA incurred nearly $1 billion in cost overruns
VA needs changes
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
construction in Aurora after the VA incurred nearly $1 billion in cost overruns. That was a year after then-Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned amid a scandal over veterans care. An investigation revealed evidence that at least 110 VA facilities... Read more
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USA Today
VA brass knew of false data for 2 yearsperceived cover-ups and a lack of accountability. Since the health care scanda
VA brass knew of false data for 2 years
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
perceived cover-ups and a lack of accountability. Since the health care scandal was first exposed in April, VA Secretary Eric Shinseki and Petzel have resigned; Bowers was forced to retire early; and Helman was placed on administrative leave... Read more
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Air Force Times
After a two-year wait, VA gets a new top watchdogwaits and access problems for medical care, nearly two years after those issues
After a two-year wait, VA gets a new top watchdog
Air Force Times / Posted 13 days ago
waits and access problems for medical care, nearly two years after those issues forced the resignation of then VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. VA leaders in recent months have also repeatedly sparred with lawmakers over issues of employee... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Key moments in Arizona historyinvestigations. A handful of top officials are forced from office by the scanda
Key moments in Arizona history
The Arizona Republic / Posted 15 days ago
investigations. A handful of top officials are forced from office by the scandal, among them Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Phoenix VA Director Sharon Helman.2014: Same-sex marriage Arizona begins recognizing same-sex marriage on... Read more
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Breitbart
Newt Gingrich: Veterans Administration Is ‘Grievously Sick’tens of thousands of veterans had been forced to wait for treatments for months
Newt Gingrich: Veterans Administration Is ‘Grievously Sick’
Breitbart / Posted 16 days ago
tens of thousands of veterans had been forced to wait for treatments for months or even years. That prompted VA Secretary Eric Shinseki to retire in 2014. The American people learned that 30,000-plus veterans died while waiting for VA provided... Read more
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The Washington Times
NEWT GINGRICH: The VA needs a radical overhaulof deaths. Over the next nine years, we have watched the bureaucracy try and f
NEWT GINGRICH: The VA needs a radical overhaul
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
of deaths. Over the next nine years, we have watched the bureaucracy try and fail to cure itself. In 2014, VA Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned after press reports revealed that dozens of VA medical facilities had been hiding outrageously long... Read more
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Al.com
The pressing need to improve veteran health carethose who have worn our nation's uniform. The initial kneejerk reaction in May
The pressing need to improve veteran health care
Al.com / Posted 19 days ago
those who have worn our nation's uniform. The initial kneejerk reaction in May 2014 was the removal of then-VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. However, since Shinseki's removal and the removal of other senior leadership in Washington, what more has been... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
2 Years Post-Scandal, What's Really Changed At The Phoenix VA Hospital?news was the catalyst for probes into facilities across the country, and later
2 Years Post-Scandal, What's Really Changed At The Phoenix VA Hospital?
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 25 days ago
news was the catalyst for probes into facilities across the country, and later the resignation of then VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. Lawmakers got involved shortly thereafter, and in August of 2014, President Obama signed legislation known as... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
2 Years Later, What's Changed At The Phoenix VA Hospital?news was the catalyst for probes into facilities across the country, and later
2 Years Later, What's Changed At The Phoenix VA Hospital?
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 25 days ago
news was the catalyst for probes into facilities across the country, and later the resignation of then VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. Lawmakers got involved shortly thereafter, and in August of 2014, President Obama signed legislation designed... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Inspectors rip Phoenix VA boss' previous hospitalof hospital administrators, nationwide performance audits, criminal probes, the
Inspectors rip Phoenix VA boss' previous hospital
The Arizona Republic / Posted 26 days ago
of hospital administrators, nationwide performance audits, criminal probes, the resignation of former VA Secretary Eric Shinseki and passage of a $16.3 billion VA reform bill. The Vermont hospital inspection report released this week says... Read more
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