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Counting Homeless Veterans a Problem in Iowa

Getting an exact estimate of homeless veterans in Iowa is becoming a huge problem. The elusiveness of veterans seems to be a major cause for it.

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OPM Urged to Create a Separate Office for Veterans

US Senator Heidi Heitkamp has recently expressed her desire to have a separate OPM office to help the disabled veterans to get suitable jobs.

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Disabled vets and spouses to get VA Special pension benefit

The Aid and Attendance pension benefit given by the VA is meant to offset the financial problems and burdens faced by the veterans who have a disability or their spouses who have outlived them. DISABLED…

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VA employees to get relocation funds

The department of Veterans Affairs is one that is never completely out of the news. The officials of the organization might just have to part with thousands of dollars by giving them to two of…

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VA Employees finally Receiving Pay from 2010

The Amarillo VA Healthcare system has waited almost 6 years since a 2010 law was passed in order to provide back pay, pay rate changes and other pay incentives to be applied, due to software…

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Otto Macias suffering in Cuba pertaining to US Embargo

Otto Macias suffering from Cuba Embargo.

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More Violations at VA Medical Facilities

Increased number of policy violations at VA medical facilities.

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A Lunch for Veterans intended to Arouse Awareness

A veteran-for-veteran run counseling place offered all of its clients a warm thank you by giving away all of its clients a free lunch. This lunch was intended to make the veterans aware and bring…

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VA employee Scott Benson pays White house a visit

Scott Benson visited White house on behalf of the VA.

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Veterans unhappy Because of Camp Lejeune Benefits

There were about 150 veterans of the Marine Corps who attended a conference at a room at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay along with their families. The town hall meeting was intended to hear what…

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VA Employees Receive Millions in Bonuses despite Scandals

Federal employees at the Veterans Affairs Office a total of more than $140 million in bonuses for good performance during 2015, despite a number of widely-publicized scandals that have brought the spotlight on the office…

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Government Leaders Want Bill to Discipline VA Employees

Possible New Bill to Discipline VA Employees Following a series of scandals within the Veterans Affairs offices, government officials are seeking legislation that would permit Bob McDonald, Veterans Affairs Secretary, to fire or discipline employees…

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Poll Shows What VA Military Benefits and Services Mean to Veterans

What do VA Military Benefits and Services Mean to Veterans? The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) is highlighting the findings of a new poll showing how valuable VA military benefits and services are to…

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What Will Be The Court’s Decision For Veteran Owned Small Businesses?

Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) and Small Disadvantaged Veteran Owned Small Business would be given preference by the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA)

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Is There an Income Limit for the VA Improved Pension?

Many veterans and/or their family have called their local VA office inquiring about the Improved Pension (also known as the Aid and Attendance or Non-Service Related Compensation program).

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Does the VA Help to Pay for Nursing Care?

The VA Improved Pension (sometimes referred to as the Aid and Attendance Benefit or Non-Service Related Compensation). This program is specifically for veterans who served during wartime

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Can Anyone Who Was in the Military Get TriCare for Life?

Can Anyone Who Was in the Military Get TriCare for Life?

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