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Newsmax
Dead Veterans Left to 'Decompose' in Illinois VA Morgue for Weekswithout a burial, Fox News reports. An unnamed whistleblower complained to the
Dead Veterans Left to 'Decompose' in Illinois VA Morgue for Weeks
Newsmax / Posted 14 hours ago
without a burial, Fox News reports. An unnamed whistleblower complained to the VA inspector general that Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital was mishandling the remains of veterans that were not claimed by their family, leaving them in the morgue and... Read more
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MLive.com
Decorated vet who battled opiate addiction pleads guilty to having heroinhis second tooth and ended the flow of painkillers. Back in Michigan, he obtain
Decorated vet who battled opiate addiction pleads guilty to having heroin
MLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
his second tooth and ended the flow of painkillers. Back in Michigan, he obtained medication and mood stabilizers from a VA hospital, and he eventually turned to buying pills on the street. Methadone is a synthetic opioid intended to relieve... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Phoenix VA hospital gets new boss with troubled pastAbout 1,800 patients were potentially exposed to HIV at a St. Louis VA hospital
Phoenix VA hospital gets new boss with troubled past
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
About 1,800 patients were potentially exposed to HIV at a St. Louis VA hospital under Nelson's leadership, according to one report. The Department of Veterans Affairs has named a new director to its beleaguered Phoenix VA Medical Center, and the... Read more
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FOX News
Edward Hines, Jr. Va Hospital In Chicago Scrutinized Over Alleged Secret Waitlistfrom the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of the Inspector General vi
Edward Hines, Jr. Va Hospital In Chicago Scrutinized Over Alleged Secret Waitlist
FOX News / Posted yesterday
from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of the Inspector General visited the Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital on Wednesday. Their visit was part of a nationwide review of VA facilities triggered by similar claims involving... Read more
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Brandon Sun
International Breaking Newsover documents to Congress on Wednesday in response to a subpoena demanding inf
International Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
over documents to Congress on Wednesday in response to a subpoena demanding information about how the cost of a Denver-area VA hospital soared more than $1 billion over budget. SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The emotional stories of women who say they were... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Benedictine sisters will close monastery in Tucson within two yearsthe monastery. "It was built in 1940 and the architect was the famous Roy Plac
Benedictine sisters will close monastery in Tucson within two years
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
the monastery. "It was built in 1940 and the architect was the famous Roy Place who designed the Pima County Courthouse, VA hospital," said Sister Joan. The monastery chapel is open to everyone. However, after more than three-quarters of a... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly hospitalover documents to Congress on Wednesday in response to a subpoena demanding inf
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly hospital
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
over documents to Congress on Wednesday in response to a subpoena demanding information about how the cost of a Denver-area VA hospital soared more than $1 billion over budget. VA spokeswoman Linda West said the department gave the House Veterans... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Faces of the military at the Obama town hallAmerican flag, Donna Coates, the widow of army veteran Barry Coates, said he wa
Faces of the military at the Obama town hall
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
American flag, Donna Coates, the widow of army veteran Barry Coates, said he waited more than a year for a colonoscopy at a VA hospital. But by the time he got one, it revealed terminal cancer that had metastasized. The family sued the VA and that... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly Colo. hospitalhas turned over documents to Congress in response to a subpoena demanding infor
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly Colo. hospital
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
has turned over documents to Congress in response to a subpoena demanding information about how the cost of a Denver-area VA hospital soared more than $1 billion over budget. Coffman had said earlier Wednesday the VA failed to turn over any... Read more
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Brandon Sun
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly hospitalhas turned over documents to Congress in response to a subpoena demanding infor
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly hospital
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
has turned over documents to Congress in response to a subpoena demanding information about how the cost of a Denver-area VA hospital soared more than $1 billion over budget. Coffman had said earlier Wednesday the VA failed to turn over any... Read more
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Salon.com
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly hospitalhas turned over documents to Congress in response to a subpoena demanding infor
After subpoena, VA turns over documents on costly hospital
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
has turned over documents to Congress in response to a subpoena demanding information about how the cost of a Denver-area VA hospital soared more than $1 billion over budget. Coffman had said earlier Wednesday the VA failed to turn over any... Read more
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CBS Denver
Lawmaker: VA Misses Deadline To Produce Documents On CostsCoffman says the Veterans Affairs Department missed a deadline to give Congress
Lawmaker: VA Misses Deadline To Produce Documents On Costs
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Coffman says the Veterans Affairs Department missed a deadline to give Congress documents about how the cost of an Aurora VA hospital soared more than $1 billion over budget. Coffman says the VA failed to comply with a House Veterans Affairs... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
What is President Obama doing at Fort Lee?of Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was
What is President Obama doing at Fort Lee?
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
of Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was discovered that employees throughout the VA hospital system were lying about months-long waits for veterans seeking care. “The misconduct has not been limited to a... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
What is President Obama doing at Fort Lee?of Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was
What is President Obama doing at Fort Lee?
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
of Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was discovered that employees throughout the VA hospital system were lying about months-long waits for veterans seeking care. “The misconduct has not been limited to a... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Police investigating reports of shots firedMunicipal Court team up to help local veterans After seeing a growing need in
Police investigating reports of shots fired
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Municipal Court team up to help local veterans After seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA Hospital are coming together for the first time to host a special veterans docket. After seeing a growing need in our... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Satanic group cleared to host after-school program at Portland elementary schoolMunicipal Court team up to help local veterans After seeing a growing need in
Satanic group cleared to host after-school program at Portland elementary school
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Municipal Court team up to help local veterans After seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA Hospital are coming together for the first time to host a special veterans docket. After seeing a growing need in our... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
What to watch at Obama’s town hallof Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was
What to watch at Obama’s town hall
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
of Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was discovered that employees throughout the VA hospital system were lying about months-long waits for veterans seeking care. “The misconduct has not been limited to a... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaignthe house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaign
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
the house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they hope to find someone to donate land near the VA Hospital, as well as services and cash. Tammy Campbell, of McLeod's Construction, said her company would donate the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veteransAfter seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA H
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veterans
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
After seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA Hospital are coming together for the first time to host a special veterans docket. This is the first year the Amarillo Municipal Court is hosting an event where any veteran... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veteransAfter seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA H
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veterans
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
After seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA Hospital are coming together for the first time to host a special veterans docket. This is the first year the Amarillo Municipal Court is hosting an event where any veteran... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veteransAfter seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA H
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veterans
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
After seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA Hospital are coming together for the first time to host a special veterans docket. This is the first year the Amarillo Municipal Court is hosting an event where any veteran... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
60-old Tri-State woman gives birth to healthy twinsMunicipal Court team up to help local veterans After seeing a growing need in
60-old Tri-State woman gives birth to healthy twins
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Municipal Court team up to help local veterans After seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA Hospital are coming together for the first time to host a special veterans docket. After seeing a growing need in our... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veteransAfter seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA H
Amarillo VA and Municipal Court team up to help local veterans
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
After seeing a growing need in our community our local municipal court and VA Hospital are coming together for the first time to host a special veterans docket. This is the first year the Amarillo Municipal Court is hosting an event where any veteran... Read more
3 related stories
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CNN
What to watch at Obama's town hallof Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was
What to watch at Obama's town hall
CNN / Posted 2 days ago
of Veterans Affairs, retired Gen. Eric Shinseki, resigned in 2014 after it was discovered that employees throughout the VA hospital system were lying about months-long waits for veterans seeking care. "The misconduct has not been limited to a... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Human Hug Project aims to heal horrors of PTSD(INSIDE EDITION) -- One big hug at a time, two former Marines are working their
Human Hug Project aims to heal horrors of PTSD
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
(INSIDE EDITION) -- One big hug at a time, two former Marines are working their way across VA hospitals with their arms spread wide. The Human Hug Project, co-founded by Iraq conflict veterans Ian Michael and Gino Greganti, and helped by Greganti's... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Tecumseh to collect Christmas cards for veteransChristmas Cards that will be signed by each student in the school district and
Tecumseh to collect Christmas cards for veterans
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Christmas Cards that will be signed by each student in the school district and distributed to our veterans at the Dayton VA Hospital and Wright-Patterson Hospital. Some of the students will be making their cards, but with approximately 3,000... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lettersof looking at things. Arkansas system good Re the "Dedicated employees" lette
Letters
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
of looking at things. Arkansas system good Re the "Dedicated employees" letter by Don Blaylock concerning the Little Rock VA Hospital: I, too, want to stand up and add my voice about the care we have received at the Little Rock and North Little... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Helping constituents a top priority for Perlmutter during 10 years in officeDENVER -- Colorado Congressman Ed Perlmutter says the new VA Hospital in Aurora
Helping constituents a top priority for Perlmutter during 10 years in office
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
DENVER -- Colorado Congressman Ed Perlmutter says the new VA Hospital in Aurora got off track early in the process, but it should start opening its doors soon. Perlmutter appeared on this week’s Politics Unplugged with Marshall Zelinger. Perlmutter... Read more
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The Washington Times
VA hospitals to allow religious Christmas carolsfor the U.S. military. “This should make clear that churches may sing Christma
VA hospitals to allow religious Christmas carols
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
for the U.S. military. “This should make clear that churches may sing Christmas carols and distribute Christmas cards at VA hospitals,” Chaplain Crews continued. “The guidelines state that hospital administrators may allow this and provide... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Canandaigua Fire Department history: Niagara St. buildings still stand, despite devastating firesa.m. today. The three city fire companies answered the fire call and were late
Canandaigua Fire Department history: Niagara St. buildings still stand, despite devastating fires
MPNnow.com / Posted 6 days ago
a.m. today. The three city fire companies answered the fire call and were later assisted by Hopewell, Shortsville and the VA Hospital fire departments. The only injury was to Canandaigua Assistant Fire Chief Eston Reed, who suffered facial cuts,... Read more
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First Coast News
Georgia veteran fights to get access to Veterans Choice Programfrom from to month. "One month you're qualified, the next month you're not," s
Georgia veteran fights to get access to Veterans Choice Program
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
from from to month. "One month you're qualified, the next month you're not," said Kiser. He was being treated at the VA hospital in Gainesville, Fla. but wants to be treated closer to his Georgia home. Under the Veterans Choice program, if... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaignthe house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaign
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 8 days ago
the house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they hope to find someone to donate land near the VA Hospital, as well as services and cash. Tammy Campbell, of McLeod's Construction, said her company would donate the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaignthe house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaign
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
the house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they hope to find someone to donate land near the VA Hospital, as well as services and cash. Tammy Campbell, of McLeod's Construction, said her company would donate the... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaignthe house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaign
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
the house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they hope to find someone to donate land near the VA Hospital, as well as services and cash. Tammy Campbell, of McLeod's Construction, said her company would donate the... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaignthe house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaign
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
the house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they hope to find someone to donate land near the VA Hospital, as well as services and cash. Tammy Campbell, of McLeod's Construction, said her company would donate the... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaignthe house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaign
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 8 days ago
the house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they hope to find someone to donate land near the VA Hospital, as well as services and cash. Tammy Campbell, of McLeod's Construction, said her company would donate the... Read more
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The Amboy News
Amboy News Amboy gets new backup storm sirenin the event that the town loses power. Amboy Alderman Brett Dewey said the de
Amboy News Amboy gets new backup storm siren
The Amboy News / Posted 8 days ago
in the event that the town loses power. Amboy Alderman Brett Dewey said the device is new in the crate and was supposed to go to a VA Hospital. The council approved spending the money unanimously. For the complete article see the 09-21-2016 is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitala former Veterans Affairs Department executive committed perjury when he testif
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 8 days ago
a former Veterans Affairs Department executive committed perjury when he testified about the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital. Florida Rep. Jeff Miller, chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, and Colorado Republican Rep. Mike... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Local gym steps up to help veteransRon Johnson said. On August 19, those vets were told to get a referral for phy
Local gym steps up to help veterans
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
Ron Johnson said. On August 19, those vets were told to get a referral for physical therapy or stop working out at the VA hospital. “It just put them on the street with nowhere to go,” McCann said. “So owning a gym, having the facility already... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Mets LHP Matz scratched after renewed shoulder sorenessblack man whose vehicle had broken down in the middle of the...More >> Lawmake
Mets LHP Matz scratched after renewed shoulder soreness
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
black man whose vehicle had broken down in the middle of the...More >> Lawmakers formally request perjury probe over VA hospitalLawmakers formally request perjury probe over VA hospital Gross mismanagement, delays and lax oversight by the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Lawmakers want perjury investigation over costly VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury investigation over costly VA hospital
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaignthe house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they
SWFL Loves Our Vets kicks off campaign
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 8 days ago
the house to be completed by this time next year, Johnson said, who added they hope to find someone to donate land near the VA Hospital, as well as services and cash. Tammy Campbell, of McLeod's Construction, said her company would donate the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospitaland lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions
Lawmakers want perjury inquiry over VA hospital
The New Canaan News / Posted 8 days ago
and lax oversight by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new Denver-area VA hospital and delayed it by years. A report from the department's internal watchdog released Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 also... Read more
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