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2014/09/19 20:27
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WASHINGTON – Sue Frasier spent the first six months of her military career at Alabama's Fort McClellan. But that short stint -- 44 years ago at an Army base the EPA later would find so toxic it would...
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2014/09/19 00:19
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Earlier this year, Congress passed a measure that will cost $17 billion over 10 years to address unconscionable delays in treatment at medical facilities run by the Department of Veterans Affairs. End...
2014/09/18 10:54
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The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know WASHINGTON — A doctor who first exposed problems at...
2014/09/17 23:58
2014/09/17 23:58
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WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers this week are showing they can sometimes march together, at least when it comes to helping veterans. Urged on by Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Calif., the House on Tuesday night...
2014/09/17 02:20
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The doctor who helped expose the VA health care scandal will tell Congress on Wednesday that patients did indeed die because they were stuck on secret waiting lists, and will accuse the department’s...
2014/09/16 12:19
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Legislators are pushing this week to leave Washington for the campaign trail, but they are taking the time to revisit two scandals, in the Department of Veterans Affairs and the IRS, that have...
2014/09/15 11:03
2014/09/15 11:03
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Before the recent primary election, U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn, in an endorsement interview with the Independent, said, "I would be willing to debate Gen. [Irv] Halter." Now, the Republican is refusing to...
2014/09/15 01:49
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WASHINGTON — Military veterans and taxpayers need to know why the Veterans Health Administration failed its beneficiaries and veterans need to know their medical rights following this year’s scandals...
2014/09/12 21:00
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Two members of the U.S. House Veterans' Affairs Committee have expressed concern over the ability of the Department of Veterans Affairs to handle a costly brain research program in Waco. U.S. Rep....
2014/09/12 20:45
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The House Veterans' Affairs Committee shot down a measure Wednesday that aimed to extend equal benefits, including medical care, housing and burial assistance, to veterans' same-sex spouses, even if...
2014/09/12 20:34
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Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of Sept. 14-20. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute. The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EDT),...
2014/09/11 13:57
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In 2012, when California’s redistricting map for Congress went into effect, the 26th District for the U.S. House of Representatives shifted from a Republican-represented district in the San Gabriel...
2014/09/10 20:38
2014/09/10 20:38
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A senior attorney at the Board of Veterans Appeals told lawmakers Wednesday that managers at the agency covered up delays in appeals processing and doctored records to protect their performance...
2014/09/10 19:22
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Acting Veterans Affairs Inspector General Robert Griffin testifies before a Senate Veterans... “Delay of care may not have been the proximate cause of death," Dr. Gregory Schmunk, past head of the...
2014/09/09 19:15
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... are going to get to the bottom of these problems. We’re going to fix what is wrong,” Obama told thousands of veterans gathered in Charlotte, N.C., for the annual American Legion conference. “We’re...
2014/09/08 18:33
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In a report released Tuesday, however, the VA’s Office of Inspector General criticized the Phoenix VA for “troubling lapses in follow-up, coordination, quality and continuity of care.” Investigators...
2014/09/08 14:56
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Bruce Braley, the Democratic congressman from Iowa running for the U.S. Senate, was not listed as present at a February 2012 House hearing with then-Veterans Affairs secretary Eric Shinseki. On...
2014/09/08 12:38
2014/09/08 12:38
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Sources say the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General is flying an investigator to Minnesota next week to interview whistleblowers who told KARE 11 News they were pressured to...
2014/09/08 10:45
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Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, pumps his fist as he walks past reporters after a meeting with House Republicans on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 in Washington. (AP Photo/...
2014/09/06 09:11
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MINNEAPOLIS — Two former employees of the Minneapolis VA Medical Center allege they were pressured to falsify patient appointment dates and medical records to hide delays, a television station...
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