We welcome Mr. Scott Blackburn, to the role of Acting Deputy Secretary for the Department of Veterans Affairs, effective February 26, 2017. He is currently the Executive Director, MyVA Taskforce. Scott is a strong advocate for our Veterans and VA employees.
Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Chief of Staff Robert (Bob) Snyder to retire.
Judicial Watch to Represent Veteran Prosecuted for ‘Posting’ American Flag on Veteran’s Affairs Center Fence on Memorial Day
Judicial Watch today announced it will provide legal representation to Robert L. Rosebrock, a Vietnam-era Veteran who faces federal criminal charges for displaying two four by six inch American flags outside a Veterans Affairs (VA) fence on Memorial Day, May 30, 2016. Trial will begin on March 7, 2017, in Los Angeles, CA.
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput is a Minnesota pioneer in the development of Veterans courts—specialty courts that help steer criminally charged combat Veterans out of jail. He wants to see more of them.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities are stepping up investigations at Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers due to a sharp increase in opioid theft, missing prescriptions or unauthorized drug use by VA employees since 2009, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press.
The state is helping hundreds of Veterans by awarding $350,000 in grants to four Massachusetts organizations.
Problems at the embattled U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs may soon get worse.
Despite surgery, an insidious tumor presses on the nerves wrapped around Thomas Hundley’s spine. The condition has nearly crippled him.
Public health concerns have prompted Guam Veterans Cemetery personnel to begin removal of all vases and candle holders on the property, citing that these vessels act as breeding grounds for mosquitoes and could spread Zika. Guam currently has no reported cases of Zika.
America’s Veterans are being treated with more than psychotherapy to manage mental health problems after combat. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies can include acupuncture, meditation and yoga— but what about diving with sharks?