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Lawmaker: Veteran agency staff resignations aren’t enough

The agency reproached the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, which oversees the home, saying it "failed to effectively notify all employees" about the outbreak just as it was taking hold.

Parties larger than six typically aren’t accepted. Merriman said the group was rowdy enough to upset those dining. Van Meteren, the veteran political consultant, said lawmakers should be.

Department of Veterans Affairs Chief of Staff John R. Gingrich — criticized by lawmakers and the VA’s Inspector General’s office last year in connection with a pair of Florida resort VA.

Scott represents a safely Democratic seat with a high number of military veterans. The two aren’t the only Democrats calling for Shinseki’s head, and are unlikely to be the last.

95 Years of Corruption: The VA’s Brutal History. 2012 – The VA finds that the graves of at least 120 veterans in agency-run cemeteries are misidentified. The audit comes in the wake of a scandal at the Army’s Arlington National Cemetery involving unmarked graves and incorrectly placed.

Veteran creates company to provide employment and education to fellow veterans President Barack Obama is using executive action to create new jobs for veterans in support of the American Jobs Act, a senior White House official said today during a conference call.

We The People WANT YOUR RESIGNATION, STEP DOWN, CON ED WHITFIELD Part 1 of "I don’t recall it ever happening before," said Sharpe, a 16-year veteran of the legislature. Holcombe’s one-woman rebellion comes after lawmakers directed the Agency of Education. that she didn’t.

Despite more money and more staff to tackle the problem, veterans aren’t seeing enough progress toward getting mental health care, the chair of the house veterans affairs committee said Wednesday.

Veterans Affairs secretary vows not to privatize agency Answering this call to action requires an aspirational, innovative, all-hands-on-deck approach to public health – not government as usual. Force (Task Force), co-chaired by the Secretary of.Marine Corps Veteran Faces Deportation, Says His Crimes Are Linked To PTSD Even if they fought for the U.S. in Iraq or Afghanistan, they can be deported if they commit crimes after their military service. Here’s NPR’s Quil Lawrence with one vet’s story. QUIL LAWRENCE, byline: jose segovia came to the United States as a toddler from El Salvador.

From the historic breach of 22 million personnel records to the systemic failure to take care of veterans to outrageous shenanigans among Secret Service agents, federal agencies are acquitting.

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After a state lawmaker pushed to expand the reach of the Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs, the agency awarded him a secretive, and possibly illegal, lobbying contract that has paid him more.

Run for the Wall makes stop in Needles Video error was ‘Unacceptable’ And it’s completely, utterly dog-ate-my-homework unacceptable. Period,” Murphy said. Robins says NJ Transit’s Meadowlands operation runs precariously with no margin for error. “An operation that.Chinese nationals charged in Anthem hack INDIANAPOLIS – Two people alleged to be part of an "extremely sophisticated hacking. of Anthem Inc., one of the nation’s largest health insurance companies, federal authorities said. The indictment.

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