Brad Johnson is a combat veteran who served in the U.S. Army in Grenada from 1981 to 1985. When he came home, he suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder and depression, had nightmares, problems in personal relationships and was unable to ...Read More »
In a year when the Department of Veterans Affairs has repeatedly come under fire for problems ranging from deadly delays in medical appointments to its hefty backlog of benefit claims, the need for legal assistance for veterans has often taken a lower priority.Read More »
The U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs is asking for $17.6 billion to address the systemic problems that led to major backlogs and the wait-list scandal at its health facilities. VA Acting Secretary Sloan D. Gibson told Congress yesterday that his ...Read More »
Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki apologized in public and then resigned in the privacy of the White House on Friday, driven from office by a mushrooming scandal over the agency's health care system that serves millions of the nation's former warriors.
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PERRYVILLE — When Larry Perry came home from Iraq, there were a lot of questions about what kind of future the 24-year-old Navy corpsman would have. A victim of an October 2006 improvised explosive device attack in Haditha, Iraq, Perry ...Read More »