Department of Veterans Affairs
The comparison is a blatant disregard for what it's like to be a veteran dealing with the VA.
Paul says Obama is "unilaterally stripping gun rights."
"Our gratitude should extend beyond what our veterans have done for us in the past."
Due to Sen. Mark Kirk's efforts, help may be on the way for veterans living with the disease.
Those who have violated America's sacred trust with our veterans must be held accountable.
Officials are asking Congress to fill a $3B shortfall or see facilities close in August.
Construction could halt unless Congress approves more funds this week.
Congress must not lose the momentum it has built on veterans' issues.
House VA Chairman Jeff Miller said the agency still suffered from a "lack of accountability."
Veterans can seek private medical care if they live more than 40 miles from a VA facility.
At CPAC, 2008 vice presidential nominee says U.S. is in a "civilizational struggle."
The bill would allow the secretary to reduce pensions and limit bonuses.
"All of these are proof that bureaucratic management doesn't work," he said.
Giving advanced practice registered nurses full practice rights can ease the VA backlog.
The time has come to support veterans over powerful labor unions and a few bad employees.
Veterans' issues took center stage as Congress's work drew to an end.
The nearly $3 billion shortfall — if not funded — will have devastating consequences.
The move is in response to an Aurora, Colo., VA project hit by delays and cost overruns.
An internal memo said the agency had violated federal contracting rules.
The VA is changing its Veterans Choice Program, intended to reduce long wait times.
The bill would make it easier for veterans to get help outside the VA system.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has more than 214,000 backlogged disability claims.
The legislation help other veterans overcome mental and psychological struggles after war.
Some were serious, some were salacious.