Bernie Sanders got a shout-out at the GOP debate from Marco Rubio.
Dozens of officials have tried to hide problems, the VA's inspector general said.
President Obama will sign the $16.3 billion bill to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs...
“I would hope that we could, maybe all of us, cool down some,” McCain said.
Sanders said lawmakers have agreed to budget cuts to help fund any bill.
A source said committee leadership intends to wrap up votes before the August recess.
The Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee chairman "was impressed" with Robert McDonald.
Congress has only 28 workdays left before Election Day, leaving little time for negotiators.
President Obama's pick to lead the VA pledged to put "our veterans first.”
Robert McDonald is a former Procter & Gamble chief executive and West Point graduate.
It is unclear when the House and Senate will release their conferenced VA reform bill.
Even Obama's deal to release Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl scores higher marks.
The new framework divides the VA into five regions.
The new rules offer service members with ALS up to $67,555 for adaptive housing.
"We need to show that we can respond in a crisis in a thoughtful way," Rep. Tom Cole said.
The Senate should be ashamed, he said, if it can't agree on how to help veterans.
Missouri's senators tell America's veterans that they deserve better treatment.
Committee members rejected an official's assertions that the backlog has been cut.
On Tuesday, the Senate VA chairman met Robert McDonald for the first time.
The leader of a Veterans Affairs agency that routinely dismissed whistleblower complaints over...
Obama is expected to officially nominate Robert McDonald as the new VA secretary Monday.
Both parties want to pass the bill, but they disagree over how to pay for it.
Interim VA Secretary Sloan Gibson said it's "one of the most important jobs in government."
The measure finally passed 426-0.