Hours after this Spotlight report was published, the federal government removed two top officials at the Manchester VA Medical Center and ordered a “top-to-bottom” review of the hospital.
MANCHESTER, N.H. — This is what the US Department of Veterans Affairs says a four-star hospital looks like:
You might have been in the same unit. You probably were in the same branch of service at the same time as them. In other circumstances, at other times, it could have been you that spent the night in jail alongside them. In El Paso County, Colorado, in 2016, there is an average of anywhere from 180 to 200 Veterans and active duty service members incarcerated on any given night. Barring some very intentional choices on my part, it could have been me last night.
WASHINGTON — Hundreds of Veterans and their families who have spent eight years in federal court trying to prove that burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan made U.S. troops sick are worried they’ll hit a legal dead end if a Maryland judge decides the company that ran the smoke-belching disposal sites can’t be sued because it was working on behalf of the government.
It was close to dawn and the other inmates had tried to help all night.
A disabled Veteran, now recovering from a liver transplant, and his little sheltie-type dog will have to find a new home, and a 70-year-old woman will lose her rental income, courtesy of the Detroit Lakes City Council.
Judicial Watch Files Second Lawsuit Against Veterans Affairs for Information on Non-Veteran Use of Massive West Los Angeles VA Facility
Athletic fields for a private prep school and a dog park, but not Veterans
MINNEAPOLIS – Thousands of Veterans every year are saddled with medical debt they shouldn’t owe -- some of it even turned over to collection agencies -- after trips to the emergency room.
It's been a half century since Eastern District Judge Jack Weinstein was appointed to the federal bench, but his judgeship hasn't been completely traditional.
A former airman’s posting is going viral after the video he shared to Facebook June 6 shows airline passengers disrespecting a fallen active-duty airman.
Federal officials ordered an operating room at the Washington DC VA Medical Center shut down late last week after the latest in a series of maintenance issues that have plagued the facility in recent months.