By Mark Flatten | 06/18/14 04:52 PM
Top managers at the Department of Veterans Affairs have been held “accountable” for preventable patient deaths, falsified records and long backlogs in care. What that means is not clear.
By Michelle Malkin | 06/18/14 10:56 AM
"They don't care." As Obama administration officials pivot like haywire jewelry-box ballerinas to divert attention away from the nationwide Veterans Affairs disgrace, a reader who has been fighting the system urged me to urge Capitol Hill and the American public to stay focused. This former...
By Ashe Schow | 06/16/14 01:32 PM
Forget about the growing scandal involving substandard health care for our nation's veterans, the Veterans Affairs Department knows where the real threat is -- on the oceans.
By Elizabeth Price Foley | 06/14/14 10:22 AM
If Obamacare isn't repealed, we know what the future of health care will look like, thanks to the Veterans Affairs scandal. It will mean long delays to see a doctor, ridiculous hurdles to obtain basic tests, demoralized doctors and hospital waiting lists. These are all inevitable byproducts of...
By Naomi Lopez Bauman | 06/14/14 09:58 AM
National uproar over the Veterans Affairs scandal should refocus the nation's attention to the issue of health care rationing. Under VA care, 40 patients died while waiting for treatment at a Phoenix, Ariz., facility. Not only is that the tip of the iceberg in terms of what government-run...
By Mark Flatten | 06/13/14 06:56 PM
Whistleblowers’ names will not be disclosed by a private watchdog group that set up its own hotline for insiders to help expose wrongdoing at the Department of Veterans Affairs, the head of the nonprofit Project on Government Oversight said Friday. POGO let the deadline pass Friday morning...
By Becket Adams | 06/13/14 04:41 PM
As the situation in Iraq grow increasingly volatile, and the Obama administration's response increasingly vague, critics have voiced frustration at what they perceive to be a lack of leadership in the White House.
By David Limbaugh | 06/12/14 03:25 PM
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By Becket Adams | 06/12/14 12:15 PM
A majority of Americans disapprove of President Obama's handling of the burgeoning scandal in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and they're following the situation closely, according to a Gallup poll released Thursday. Roughly 63 percent of survey respondents say they dissatisfied with...
By Mark Flatten | 06/11/14 09:21 PM
A fast-moving deal between Sens. Bernie Sanders and John McCain, the Vermont independent and the Arizona Republican, would implement a series of reforms at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of the deal's provisions have previously been approved in separate bills by the House. Here is a...
By Sean Lengell | 06/11/14 07:03 PM
Responding to public outrage over reports of widespread mismanagement at Veterans Affairs hospitals nationwide, the Senate on Wednesday passed legislation with overwhelming bipartisan support that would make it easier for veterans to receive VA-paid treatment from private doctors. The bill,...
By Mark Flatten | 06/11/14 06:21 PM
A Department of Veterans Affairs memo that prohibits top administrators from answering questions from members of Congress, the media or veterans' groups is being called a “gag order” meant to cover up agency wrongdoing by a Kansas congressman. Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kansas, backed the...
By Steve Doty | 06/11/14 01:42 PM
The FBI is looking into the Department of Veterans Affairs following recent reports that veterans died while waiting for medical care in Phoenix, FBI Director James Comey told the House Judiciary Committee Wednesday.
By Eric Tucker | 06/11/14 11:42 AM
The Justice Department has formally asked the FBI to review materials provided by the Veterans Affairs inspector general, a U.S. law enforcement official said Wednesday.
By Noemie Emery | 06/10/14 05:19 PM
President Obama has an IQ "off the charts," as Michael Beschloss told Don Imus in November 2008, in the first fine flush of Obama-mania.
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