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House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller (R-FL) presides over a hearing with witnesses from the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Veterans Health Administration in the Cannon House Office Building on Capitol Hill May 28, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

House Vets Chairman: VA Impeding Congressional Oversight

The chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee on Monday accused the inspector general and other officials at the Department of Veterans Affairs of withholding reports from his panel.

03/16/2015

President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Briefing Room of the White House following a meeting with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki on May 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama To Visit Phoenix VA Hospital That Sparked Scandal

President Barack Obama will visit the Arizona veterans’ hospital that prompted an overhaul of veterans’ health care and led to the resignation of the VA secretary

03/10/2015

The VA says nearly 80 percent of its senior executives got performance bonuses last year, despite widespread treatment delays and preventable deaths at VA hospitals and clinics. (Getty Images)

Veteran Death at Baltimore VA Under Investigation

The Baltimore VA Medical Center says the death of a veteran in the hospital’s care is under investigation.

11/25/2014

Veterans Affairs Department asserts the firings are part of a  crack down on wrongdoing following a nationwide scandal over long wait times for veterans seeking medical care, and falsified records covering up the delays. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

VA Fires Four Senior Executives In Response To Scandal

The dismissals are the first since Congress passed a law over the summer making it easier for veterans who experience delays to get care outside VA’s nationwide network of hospitals and clinics.

10/06/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama takes his seat to sign H.R. 3230 as representatives from veterans groups look on August 7, 2014 at Wallace Theater in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. President Obama has signed the Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014 into law. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Boost For Vets’ Health: Obama Signs New Law

Tens of thousands of military veterans who have been enduring long waits for medical care should be able to turn to private doctors almost immediately under a law signed Thursday by President Barack Obama.

08/07/2014

16.3 billion measure would alleviate long wait times and hire extra staffers for VA hospitals. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

House Approves VA Health Care Overhaul

Senate expected to pass the $16.3 billion bill.

07/30/2014

File photo of Robert McDonald. (credit: Dennis Brack-Pool/Getty Images)

Senate Confirms McDonald As VA Secretary

The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald as the new Veterans Affairs secretary, with a mission to overhaul an agency beleaguered by long veterans’ waits for health care and VA workers falsifying records to cover up delays.

07/29/2014

The Veterans Affairs building in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Deal To Improve Veterans Health Care Authorizes $15B In Emergency Spending

A bipartisan deal to improve veterans health care would authorize at least $15 billion in emergency spending to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays.

07/28/2014

The VA says nearly 80 percent of its senior executives got performance bonuses last year, despite widespread treatment delays and preventable deaths at VA hospitals and clinics. (Getty Images)

Report: Retaliation by Supervisors Common at VA

A pharmacy supervisor at the VA was placed on leave after complaining about errors and delays in delivering medications to patients at a hospital in Palo Alto, California. In Pennsylvania, a doctor was removed from clinical work after complaining that on-call doctors were refusing to go to a VA hospital in Wilkes-Barre.

07/21/2014

The report, ordered by President Obama, finds the VA lacks resources and transparency. (Getty Images)

VA Review Finds ‘Significant And Chronic’ Failures

Report finds need for more resources and transparency.

06/27/2014

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