Department of Veterans Affairs
The Senate easily adopted a $17 billion overhaul of the VA.
Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) said Thursday that he wished he and his Republican colleague Sen. Dean...
Rep. Jeff Miller said no one knew "the corruption, the lying and cheating that was going on."
Senators approved Robert McDonald in a 97-0 vote.
The bill sets aside $10 billion for veterans to seek care at non-VA facilities.
The Senate is due to vote on the confirmation of Robert McDonald at 2:45 p.m.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Jeff Miller are likely to announce an agreement on Monday.
13 Republicans voted in favor of a motion instructing conferees to agree to Senate VA bill.
The panel unanimously backed Robert McDonald, sending his nomination to the full Senate.
Biden urged lawmakers to find a compromise VA bill and confirm Robert McDonald.
The spending request is complicating talks on revamping the agency.
Lawmakers will have a busy week with the August recess fast approaching.
The former talk show host has a petition pushing Obama for a "surge" at the VA.
The House voted 420-5 to approve the $17 billion VA overhaul.
In a 97-0 vote, lawmakers gave Robert McDonald a clear mandate to reform the agency.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said a bipartisan deal to help U.S. veterans should be...
Lawmakers are now racing to pass the bill before the August recess.
Funding for the border and VA reform will top the agenda.
Lawmakers publicly chastised one another over the legislation’s potential price tag.
"It is al Qaeda in its doctrine, ambition and increasingly, in its threat to U.S. interests," said...
The Senate Veterans Committee will vote on McDonald Wednesday.
The House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing will take place Thursday at 9:30 a.m., a departure...
A Senate panel will hold a hearing on Robert McDonald's nomination next Tuesday.
The new score could make it easier for lawmakers to approve a final bill.