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January 2, 2017
By Dustin Siggins
President-Elect Trump should appoint someone to hold the Department of Veterans Affairs accountable, veterans say.
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Health Care
Government & Politics
August 18, 2016
By H. Sterling Burnett
The Department of Veteran's Affairs Inspector General has found the VA wasted millions on solar panel installations that don't work.
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Energy
Government Spending
August 10, 2015
By Bruce Edward Walker
The amount of scandals at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) keeps piling up, with the number of veterans waiting longer than a month for medical attention now 50 percent higher than it was one year ago.
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Health Care
June 2, 2015
By H. Sterling Burnett
Editor’s Note: West Virginia State Del. Joshua Nelson (R-Boone) is serving his second term in West Virginia’s House of Delegates. Nelson serves on the Energy, Government Organization, Industry and Labor, and Veterans Affairs committees.
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Energy
Regulation
Environment
Climate Change
August 3, 2016
By Inspector General, Office of Veteran's Affairs
Inspector General report reveals report reveals the VA spent more than $408 million to install solar panels on its medical facilities, yet the projects have experienced significant delays and cost overruns with some solar projects failing to funct
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Energy
Government Spending
April 7, 2015
By H. Sterling Burnett
[Editor’s Note: Iowa State Rep. Ralph Watts (R-District 19) is serving his fourth term in Iowa’s House of Representatives. Watts serves on the Commerce, Labor, State Government, and Veteran’s Affairs committees.
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Energy
Environment
Climate Change
May 20, 2014
By Alan Caruba
The news that some forty veterans died whlle waiting to receive care from a Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital—care that was denied because of bureaucratic chicanery—will seem small in comparison to the numbers of Americans who will die from the
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Health Care
May 29, 2014
By Peter Suderman
A damning report released by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Inspector General will likely leave Democrats and their liberal allies clamoring for reforms to the government run health system for those who have served in the military.
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Health Care
August 1, 2002
By Conrad F. Meier
Millions of retired elderly veterans eligible for benefits under the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) health care system have been largely forgotten in current health care policy debates.
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Health Care
November 10, 2009
By Thomas Cheplick
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical system—touted by some advocates of reform as a model for how government-run health care could work—in fact exposes deep flaws in the government-run health care model, policy experts say.
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