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The Daily Sentinel
Rolling tribute honors veterans Veteran Dick McIntyre with the drag-racing truck he built to honor veterans a
Rolling tribute honors veterans
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 37 minutes ago
Veteran Dick McIntyre with the drag-racing truck he built to honor veterans at his home on Orchard Mesa. To McIntyre, being a hero means simply answering the call to serve one’s country. “There’s a Veteran Dick... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Hudson Confidential: Cornwall gets set for big RiverFest bashadvocate and district representative from Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney’s office; C
Hudson Confidential: Cornwall gets set for big RiverFest bash
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 2 hours ago
advocate and district representative from Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney’s office; Christian Farrell of the Orange County Veterans Service Agency, and Shara Abraham of Legal Services of the Hudson Valley.Also taking part will be Manny Torres of... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Memorial Day roundupMayor Darrel Olson and Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk will offer greetings, as well as
Memorial Day roundup
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
Mayor Darrel Olson and Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk will offer greetings, as well as Bob Nelson, Crow Wing County Veterans Service officer; and Duane Blanck, vice president of the Evergreen Cemetery Association. There will again be... Read more
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Boston Herald
Group to aid Gold Star Familieswhere our passion comes from, that’s why we do what we do.” Lessard said the g
Group to aid Gold Star Families
Boston Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
where our passion comes from, that’s why we do what we do.” Lessard said the group is in constant dialogue with other veterans service groups to determine who is left uncovered by traditional military death benefits and current... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Reintegration challenges New Hampshire’s militarySeals New Hampshire Military & Veterans Services provides services to New Hamps
Reintegration challenges New Hampshire’s military
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
Seals New Hampshire Military & Veterans Services provides services to New Hampshire veterans, service members and their families, including counseling,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Number of Butler County veterans receiving help nears...Ads are running on the airwaves to notify Butler County veterans there is a wea
Number of Butler County veterans receiving help nears...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Ads are running on the airwaves to notify Butler County veterans there is a wealth of help available to them at the Veterans Service Commission. The number of veterans who received service officer and emergency financial help was just shy of a... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Where to pay your respects in Ventura County on Memorial Dayhonor guard and a wreath-laying. Information: 625-3273. SIMI VALLEY Veterans
Where to pay your respects in Ventura County on Memorial Day
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
honor guard and a wreath-laying. Information: 625-3273. SIMI VALLEY Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10049 and Simi Valley veterans service organizations will hold a Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. at the Pioneer Cemetery, 1461 Thompson Lane. The... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
American Legion hosts first annual Veterans Service AwardsAmerican Legion Post 739 hosted the first annual Veterans Service Awards with C
American Legion hosts first annual Veterans Service Awards
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
American Legion Post 739 hosted the first annual Veterans Service Awards with California State Senator Jeff Stone to honor Veterans for their service and continued contributions to the local community. "They're just heroes. I see freedom, I see the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Marsh Alumni Salute Veteransin the Marsh Foundation Auditorium. The guest speaker was Barry Johns a Marsh
Marsh Alumni Salute Veterans
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
in the Marsh Foundation Auditorium. The guest speaker was Barry Johns a Marsh Alumni, Navy Veteran and Van Wert County Veterans Service Officer. Marsh Alumni President Mabel Johnson read the names of the Marsh Alumni that served our country in... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
As connections to military fade, veterans fill the voidlot of people confuse it with Veterans Day, which is our day to honor all those
As connections to military fade, veterans fill the void
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted yesterday
lot of people confuse it with Veterans Day, which is our day to honor all those who have served," Disabled American Veterans service officer Ken Lewallen said. "But Memorial Day is the day we honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice on... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Skillings, Petersen to speak at Memorial Day observanceMike Larsen's place. The Lafayette Mini Park at 10 a.m. In case of rain, in th
Skillings, Petersen to speak at Memorial Day observance
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Mike Larsen's place. The Lafayette Mini Park at 10 a.m. In case of rain, in the Community Center. Brown County Assistant Veterans Service Officer Dave Koester will the address. A potluck dinner follows at 11 a.m. in the park or Community... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Sunday Calenderfacing Ward St. For more information, call 937-342-2218 or visit www.al-anonday
Sunday Calender
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
facing Ward St. For more information, call 937-342-2218 or visit www.al-anondaytonoh.org. 8:30 a.m.: The Clark County Veterans Service Commission Board will meet at 120 S. Center St., third floor. 1:30 p.m.: Clark County Triad, an... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Memorial Day round-upLambert. Baxter Mayor Darrel Olson and Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk will offer greet
Memorial Day round-up
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Lambert. Baxter Mayor Darrel Olson and Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk will offer greetings as well as Bob Nelson, Crow Wing County veterans service officer; and Duane Blanck, vice president of the Evergreen Cemetery Association. There will again be... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Memorial Day is not the same as Veterans Day (or Labor Day) — here’s what they all mean1954, after having been through both World War II and the Korean War, the 83rd
Memorial Day is not the same as Veterans Day (or Labor Day) — here’s what they all mean
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
1954, after having been through both World War II and the Korean War, the 83rd U.S. Congress — at the urging of the veterans service organizations — amended the Act of 1938 by striking out the word “Armistice” and inserting the word... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Friday, May 27, 2016State Bank in Decatur. Proceeds benefit Eli’s Fund, which assists active duty s
Friday, May 27, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
State Bank in Decatur. Proceeds benefit Eli’s Fund, which assists active duty service men and women, medically retired veterans service animals and retired military animals. It’s a charity the Texas State 4-H Council has chosen to support in... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Members initiated in Green DAR chapterwith an appropriate dog. The organization provides all of the training, equipme
Members initiated in Green DAR chapter
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
with an appropriate dog. The organization provides all of the training, equipment and support for the dog to become the veterans service dog at no cost to the veteran, according to the organization’s website. Chapter members donated treats,... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Memorial Day round-upLambert. Baxter Mayor Darrel Olson and Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk will offer greet
Memorial Day round-up
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Lambert. Baxter Mayor Darrel Olson and Brainerd Mayor Ed Menk will offer greetings as well as Bob Nelson, Crow Wing County veterans service officer; and Duane Blanck, vice president of the Evergreen Cemetery Association. There will again be... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
VA announces new TBI exams after reviewtold KARE 11’s A. J. Lagoe, “but I’m happy that we’ve identified this problem a
VA announces new TBI exams after review
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
told KARE 11’s A. J. Lagoe, “but I’m happy that we’ve identified this problem and we’re attacking it.” Smith County Veterans Service Officer Michael Roark said the admissions by the VA are a step in the right direction. "They've got to be... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
YMC Justice Center is already too small?sought for the same degree of input as some of the other departments relocating
YMC Justice Center is already too small?
Advocate Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
sought for the same degree of input as some of the other departments relocating to the space including: Law Enforcement, Veterans Services, Restorative Justice, Probation, the County Attorney, and Courts, which are scheduled to move into the new... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Memorial Day 2016 commemorations across North Jerseyat Montvale Firehouse, 35 W. Grand Ave. and begins at 10:30. Ceremony at 9 a.m
Memorial Day 2016 commemorations across North Jersey
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
at Montvale Firehouse, 35 W. Grand Ave. and begins at 10:30. Ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday at Firehouse 1, 340 Franklin Ave. Veterans service at 10 at Wyckoff Reformed Church, 580 Wyckoff Ave. Parade at 11:30 beginning at Cornerstone Church, 495... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Falls Community Memorial Day parade set for Saturdayhour to accommodate all participants in the parade along Pine, which will concl
Niagara Falls Community Memorial Day parade set for Saturday
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
hour to accommodate all participants in the parade along Pine, which will conclude with a ceremony at noon at Niagara Falls Veterans Memorial Park in Hyde Park. On Parade Day, traffic will be one-way on Robbins Drive. Special seating will be... Read more
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The Washington Times
Korean War veterans to march in National Memorial Day Paradehe will lead a band of his Korean War brothers in a parade Monday. Beginning at
Korean War veterans to march in National Memorial Day Parade
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
he will lead a band of his Korean War brothers in a parade Monday. Beginning at 2 p.m., about 35 members of the Korean War Veterans Association will march down Constitution Avenue as part of the National Memorial Day Parade. Marching with the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Grant to help veterans one of four in stateits mental health services in Denton. Tuesday morning, representatives from Un
Grant to help veterans one of four in state
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
its mental health services in Denton. Tuesday morning, representatives from United Way of Denton County, Denton County Veterans Service and the Denton County MHMR Center told county commissioners the Texas Department of Health and Human... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
County commissioners consolidate loanswho eventually use the sewers once installed. The county also borrowed money t
County commissioners consolidate loans
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 3 days ago
who eventually use the sewers once installed. The county also borrowed money to finance updates to the new Lorain County Veterans Service Commission building and repairs at the county’s Department of Job and Family Services building. The loan... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Memorial Day parades, ceremonies planneddetails, call Kathi Fundak Corathers, president of the Copley American Legion A
Memorial Day parades, ceremonies planned
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
details, call Kathi Fundak Corathers, president of the Copley American Legion Auxiliary, at 330-753-1913. Summit County Veterans Service Commission Executive Director Larry Moore will be the guest speaker at the Memorial Day ceremony, which is... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Homeless youth program receives county...fair. Appointed commissioners Paul Thiede and Rachel Reabe Nystrom to serve on
Crow Wing County Board: Homeless youth program receives county...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
fair. Appointed commissioners Paul Thiede and Rachel Reabe Nystrom to serve on a selection committee for a new assistant veterans service officer. Authorized Community Services Director Kara Terry to attend the National Association of County and... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
A moment of remembrancewe go, this we knowGod is nigh.Original set of lyrics for “Taps,” written by Ho
A moment of remembrance
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 4 days ago
we go, this we knowGod is nigh.Original set of lyrics for “Taps,” written by Horace Lorenzo TrimCharles B. Elliott is the veterans service officer for Franklin County. He can be reached at 653-8096, or by cellphone at 653-7051, or by email to... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilotthe Sioux Valley Cemetery and an 11 a.m. program at the Sioux Valley Trinity Lu
Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 4 days ago
the Sioux Valley Cemetery and an 11 a.m. program at the Sioux Valley Trinity Lutheran Church. Jeff Johnson, Jackson County veterans service officer, will deliver the keynote address. The public is invited, and a potluck meal will follow. Memorial... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Wednesday, May 25, 2016State Bank in Decatur. Proceeds benefit Eli’s Fund, which assists active duty s
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
State Bank in Decatur. Proceeds benefit Eli’s Fund, which assists active duty service men and women, medically retired veterans service animals and retired military animals. It’s a charity the Texas State 4-H Council has chosen to support in... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Memorial Day event scheduleda "Salute To Our Veterans" at 2:30 p.m. Memorial Day. Everyone is invited to st
Memorial Day event scheduled
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
a "Salute To Our Veterans" at 2:30 p.m. Memorial Day. Everyone is invited to stop by and show their appreciation for our veterans service to this country. There will be an open house retirement celebration for Dale Harbitz, longtime principal at... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Help for vets closer to homeits mental health services in Denton. Tuesday morning, representatives from Un
Help for vets closer to home
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
its mental health services in Denton. Tuesday morning, representatives from United Way of Denton County, Denton County Veterans Service and the Denton County MHMR Center told county commissioners the Texas Department of Health and Human... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald says he regrets
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald says he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyIn this photo taken Feb. 25, 206, Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald sp
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
In this photo taken Feb. 25, 206, Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald speaks in Washington. Republicans are criticizing McDonald after he compared wait times to receive VA health care to the hours people wait for rides at Disney theme parks.... Read more
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News 8000
Veteran Funding Changeshave signed a blank check, a lot of them, and I think it's the least we can do
Veteran Funding Changes
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
have signed a blank check, a lot of them, and I think it's the least we can do. Right now. every county must have a Veterans Service Officer. But there have been some attempts in the Wisconsin legislature. that would allow counties to opt... Read more
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News 8000
Funding changes could impact county veteran programa blank check, a lot of them, and I think it's the least we can do,” said McDow
Funding changes could impact county veteran program
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
a blank check, a lot of them, and I think it's the least we can do,” said McDowell. Currently every county must have a Veterans Service Officer, but there have been some attempts in the Wisconsin legislature that would allow counties to opt out... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
VA leader compares veteran wait times to theme park linesemployees have worked tirelessly to improve the timeliness of the care and bene
VA leader compares veteran wait times to theme park lines
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
employees have worked tirelessly to improve the timeliness of the care and benefits we provides to Veterans. As I've told Veterans Service Organizations, Members of Congress, and myriad other groups of Veterans stakeholders, our goal is to ensure... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyMATTHEW DALY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Ro
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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Boston Herald
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't take... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to DisneyWASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he re
VA chief: 'I deeply regret' wait-time comparison to Disney
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday he regrets remarks he made comparing long wait times at VA health care sites to waiting in line at a Disney amusement park. "It was never my intention to suggest that I don't... Read more
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