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ABC News
VA Spent Millions on Art as Veterans Awaited CareSecretary Bob McDonald on July 26, demanding a “moratorium on art spending by t
VA Spent Millions on Art as Veterans Awaited Care
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Secretary Bob McDonald on July 26, demanding a “moratorium on art spending by the VA.” In his letter, Kirk mentioned that a House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing last fall highlighted what he said were excessive expenditures, $6.3 million, by the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Corrine Brown welcomed at DNC despite legal battlein to help, and I'm doing that,” she said. The 12-term congresswoman, who has
Corrine Brown welcomed at DNC despite legal battle
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
in to help, and I'm doing that,” she said. The 12-term congresswoman, who has stepped down as senior Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee, is running for re-election in her drastically redrawn 5th Congressional District. She is... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Phil Roe discusses VA hospital improvement in Kingsportlook into a new report. Congressman Phil Roe was at the meeting discussing pro
Phil Roe discusses VA hospital improvement in Kingsport
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
look into a new report. Congressman Phil Roe was at the meeting discussing problems he's working to tackle on the House Veterans Affairs Committee. He let local veterans in on the new report meant to reform the VA. With $180 billion... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Rep. Corrine Brown due in court on federal chargescharged with theft of government property. The same day she was indicted, Brow
Rep. Corrine Brown due in court on federal charges
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
charged with theft of government property. The same day she was indicted, Brown stepped down as senior Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee, but remains a member of Congress and is running for re-election in her drastically re-drawn... Read more
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Air Force Times
Democrats sharpen their post-GOP-convention attacksof last week sharpening their attacks on Republican presidential candidate Dona
Democrats sharpen their post-GOP-convention attacks
Air Force Times / Posted 6 days ago
of last week sharpening their attacks on Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump while watching the rollout of his veterans and national security policies during the Republican convention. On Monday, they’ll launch their... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Corrine Brown's attorneys ask for evidencein this Circuit and require early disclosure.” The same day she was indicted,
Corrine Brown's attorneys ask for evidence
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
in this Circuit and require early disclosure.” The same day she was indicted, Brown stepped down as senior Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee, but remains a member of Congress and is running for re-election in her recently drastically... Read more
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Air Force Times
House veterans chairman: Clinton would abandon VA reform proposalsA White House win for Hillary Clinton could hamper efforts to broaden veterans’
House veterans chairman: Clinton would abandon VA reform proposals
Air Force Times / Posted 10 days ago
A White House win for Hillary Clinton could hamper efforts to broaden veterans’ access to health care in their communities, House Veterans' Affairs Committee chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., said Tuesday. Miller, a top adviser on veterans issues... Read more
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Air Force Times
House Vets Chair backs off support for VA Secretary McDonaldThe chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee and Donald Trump’s top ve
House Vets Chair backs off support for VA Secretary McDonald
Air Force Times / Posted 11 days ago
The chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee and Donald Trump’s top veterans advisor backed off his support for current Veteran Affairs Secretary Bob McDonald on Tuesday, saying the department leadership needs a full overhaul. “I think the... Read more
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TribLIVE
GAO recommends VA rebid medical exam contractsof Veterans Affairs.” The GAO action comes as several members of Congress ques
GAO recommends VA rebid medical exam contracts
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
of Veterans Affairs.” The GAO action comes as several members of Congress questioned the award. In addition, the House Veterans Affairs Committee has initiated an investigation into how QTC conducted exams of veterans claiming injuries... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
TOM PHILPOTT: VA advisory group: critics wrong to ignore ‘MyVA’ reformsBefore Donald Trump or House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller, R
TOM PHILPOTT: VA advisory group: critics wrong to ignore ‘MyVA’ reforms
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Before Donald Trump or House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller, R-Fla., or a panel of health industry executives called this month for a leadership makeover to save VA health care, a separate committee of VA advisors asked critics this... Read more
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Air Force Times
Walz makes early bid for House Veterans' Affairs leadership postDemocrats on the House Veterans' Affairs Committee are heading into the summer
Walz makes early bid for House Veterans' Affairs leadership post
Air Force Times / Posted 16 days ago
Democrats on the House Veterans' Affairs Committee are heading into the summer recess with a brewing leadership fight for the fall and a host of questions about the makeup of their panel next year. On Wednesday, Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minn., sent a letter... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save livessaid Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Flor
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 days ago
said Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, as a possible VA secretary. Miller spoke to the crowd ahead of Trump. "He certainly is... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save livessaid Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Flor
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 days ago
said Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, as a possible VA secretary. Miller spoke to the crowd ahead of Trump. "He certainly is... Read more
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Daily Journal
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, moneysaid Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Flor
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, money
Daily Journal / Posted 19 days ago
said Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, as a possible VA secretary. Miller spoke to the crowd ahead of Trump. "He certainly is... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'Law and order candidate' Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, moneysaid Monday he and McCain “work together fine,” and said he is considering Flor
'Law and order candidate' Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, money
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
said Monday he and McCain “work together fine,” and said he is considering Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, as a possible VA secretary. Miller spoke to the crowd ahead of Trump. “He certainly is... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, moneysaid Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Flor
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, money
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 days ago
said Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, as a possible VA secretary. Miller spoke to the crowd ahead of Trump. "He certainly is... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, moneysaid Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Flor
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, money
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 days ago
said Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, as a possible VA secretary. Miller spoke to the crowd ahead of Trump. "He certainly is... Read more
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Boston Herald
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, moneysaid Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Flor
Trump: Plan to revamp veterans care will save lives, money
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
said Monday he and McCain "work together fine," and said he is considering Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, the chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, as a possible VA secretary. Miller spoke to the crowd ahead of Trump. "He certainly is... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie and Trump tout law and order at Virginia rallycare, and offered proposals to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs. He
Christie and Trump tout law and order at Virginia rally
NJ.com / Posted 19 days ago
care, and offered proposals to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs. He was introduced by the chairman of the U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee, Rep. Jeff Miller (R-Fla.), who spoke after Christie. Trump did not mention Christie in his... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Huelskamp staff to host veterans’ office hours in Great Bendappointment by contacting Congressman Huelskamp’s Hutchinson office at 620-665-
Huelskamp staff to host veterans’ office hours in Great Bend
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
appointment by contacting Congressman Huelskamp’s Hutchinson office at 620-665-6138. Congressman Huelskamp serves on the House Veterans Affairs Committee and has led reform efforts at the VA. Tim uses these local office hours as a part of his... Read more
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Air Force Times
Congresswoman forced to vacate key veterans affairs post amid scandalThe top Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee stepped down from that
Congresswoman forced to vacate key veterans affairs post amid scandal
Air Force Times / Posted 22 days ago
The top Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee stepped down from that post on Friday, just a day after being indicted in an alleged charity fraud scheme. Rep. Corrine Brown, D-Fla., said in a statement late Friday that the move is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Corrine Brown: Decades of dramaTo recap: October 1982: Brown, a 35-year-old Florida Junior College faculty me
Corrine Brown: Decades of drama
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
To recap: October 1982: Brown, a 35-year-old Florida Junior College faculty member, wins a seat in the Florida House of Representatives, following the example of a sorority sister, Gwen Cherry, the first black woman elected to that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
What happens next for U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown?can stay in office while the charges are addressed, if she wants that. “There
What happens next for U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown?
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
can stay in office while the charges are addressed, if she wants that. “There are no federal statutes or rules of the House of Representatives that directly affect the status of a member of Congress who has been indicted,” said a 2014 report... Read more
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Salon.com
Fla. Democrat leaves Veterans Affairs post after indictmentWASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Rep. Corrine Brown has stepped down as senior Democra
Fla. Democrat leaves Veterans Affairs post after indictment
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Rep. Corrine Brown has stepped down as senior Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee following her indictment on fraud charges. Brown, 69, and her chief of staff pleaded not guilty Friday to multiple fraud charges... Read more
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First Coast News
Rep. Corrine Brown leaves Veterans Affairs post after indictmentWASHINGTON—Congresswoman Corrine Brown has stepped down as senior Democrat on t
Rep. Corrine Brown leaves Veterans Affairs post after indictment
First Coast News / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON—Congresswoman Corrine Brown has stepped down as senior Democrat on the House Veterans Affairs Committee following her indictment on fraud charges. Brown, 69, and her chief of staff pleaded not guilty Friday to multiple fraud charges and... Read more
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The Hill
VA: 20 veterans a day committing suicideAbout 20 veterans a day commit suicide nationwide, according to new statistics
VA: 20 veterans a day committing suicide
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
About 20 veterans a day commit suicide nationwide, according to new statistics by the Department of Veterans Affairs. That figure revises down the Department's previous estimate of 22 veterans a day committing suicide. The old figure was based on... Read more
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Air Force Times
Panel would create public-private health system for veterans"I support any and all reforms that would provide veterans more freedom to choo
Panel would create public-private health system for veterans
Air Force Times / Posted 24 days ago
"I support any and all reforms that would provide veterans more freedom to choose when and where they can receive care." House Veterans Affairs Committee chairman Rep. Jeff Miller said the document "makes it abundantly clear that the problems... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Panel: VA should sharply expand private health care for vetsfor private care than in a comparable period two years ago, McDonald said. Rep
Panel: VA should sharply expand private health care for vets
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 24 days ago
for private care than in a comparable period two years ago, McDonald said. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said problems plaguing VA medical care are severe and that "fixing them will require... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Panel: VA should sharply expand private health care for vetsfor private care than in a comparable period two years ago, McDonald said. Rep
Panel: VA should sharply expand private health care for vets
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
for private care than in a comparable period two years ago, McDonald said. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said problems plaguing VA medical care are severe and that "fixing them will require... Read more
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Daily Herald
Panel: VA should sharply expand private health care for vetsfor private care than in a comparable period two years ago, McDonald said. Rep
Panel: VA should sharply expand private health care for vets
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
for private care than in a comparable period two years ago, McDonald said. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said problems plaguing VA medical care are severe and that "fixing them will require... Read more
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Fortune
The U.S. Government Still Has Trouble Giving Veterans Quality Health Carestaffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
The U.S. Government Still Has Trouble Giving Veterans Quality Health Care
Fortune / Posted 24 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report “makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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The News & Observer
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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Boston Globe
VA health care still has ‘profound deficiencies’staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has ‘profound deficiencies’
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report ‘‘makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Report: VA Health Care Still Has 'Profound Deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
Report: VA Health Care Still Has 'Profound Deficiencies'
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 24 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report “makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
VA care still has 'profound deficiencies'were covering up chronic delays with false paperwork and secret waiting lists.
VA care still has 'profound deficiencies'
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
were covering up chronic delays with false paperwork and secret waiting lists. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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ABC News
VA Health Care Still Has 'Profound Deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA Health Care Still Has 'Profound Deficiencies'
ABC News / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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KXXV Waco
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
KXXV Waco / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
WSMV Nashville / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. R
VA health care still has 'profound deficiencies'
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 25 days ago
staffing, facilities, capital needs, information systems and other problems. Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, said the 292-page report "makes it abundantly clear that the problems plaguing Department... Read more
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