Veteran Affairs Bonus Cuts Revealed

Only reward good results: Congress votes to cut Dept. of Veteran Affairs bonuses. On Monday, Congress voted unanimously to cut bonuses and performance awards by nearly 13% annually for the Department of Veterans Affairs, The Washington ...

VA Claims Backlog Fuels Protest Fire

Veterans are calling for President Obama to fire VA the Secretary. According to The Washington Post, 26,000 veterans signed a petition this week prepared by Concerned Veterans for America, protesting the claims backlog filed with the VA. The ...

VA Claims Backlog Update from DAV Convention

President Obama announces a reduction in VA claims backlog The President, addressing the annual convention of Disabled American Veterans (DAV) this weekend, pointed out that backlogged VA disability claims have dropped 20% this year. However, ...