VA Employee Compares Hospital Leadership To The Mafia

Health | Michael Volpe
Members of the American Legion listen to U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald apologize for misrepresenting his military record during the legion's annual conference at the Washington Hilton February 24, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘It is UNIFIED bullying’

More Big Veterans' Organizations Call On Senate To Reject Limits To VA Dog Experimentation

US | Jonah Bennett
Dog playing outside smiles (Shutterstock/ InBetweentheBlinks)

Value of experimentation outweighs harm to animals

EXCLUSIVE: Former VA Surgeon Shows How Hospital Admins Manipulate Data For Bonuses

US | Jonah Bennett
Veteran Affairs Clinics To Be Audited After Patient Deaths At Phoenix Hospital

‘The VA has learned very masterfully to create this illusion of adequate, if not outstanding, care’

He Blew The Whistle On Problems With The VA. Then Came The Retaliation

US | Michael Volpe
U.S. soldier Sergeant John Kriesel, who was wounded in Iraq, waits before a therapy session at the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation center at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington in this February 9, 2007 file photo. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/Files

‘Not knowing how long it might go on was difficult’

VA Secretary Backs Dog Experiments Amid Reports On Abuse

Politics | Jonah Bennett
U.S. President Donald Trump listens as U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin speaks during a Department of Veterans Affairs Telehealth event at the White House in Washington

‘We owe it to these patriots’

Memphis VA Surgeons Left 10-Inch Tubing Inside A Patient's Leg

US | Jonah Bennett
Medical Equipment

‘I’m disappointed and outraged’

Nearly 4,000 People Marked Dead Still Took Social Security Checks

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Social Security Card: Chuckstock/shutterstock.com, Cemetery: Sherry V Smith/shutterstock.com

The VA also marked living people as dead

VA Terminates Another Whistle-Blower

US | Michael Volpe
Military veteran and amputee Lloyd Epps walks after doctors serviced his prosthetic leg at the Veterans Administration (VA), hospital on January 29, 2014 in Manhattan, New York City. Epps, who lost his leg to an infection in 2010, wears a hightech custom prosthetic from the VA which powers his gait forward. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘A decision has been made to discharge you from federal employment effective’

VA Settles $500K Lawsuit With Veteran Over Claims They Missed Heart Failure

US | Jonah Bennett
Agency Delays $765 Million in Spending for U.S. Veterans' Care

‘I’m just glad it’s over. They drug it out for so long’

Phoenix VA Whistleblower: Physicians Are Still Blocking Off Time So They Don't Have To See Patients

US | Jonah Bennett
Veteran Affairs Clinics To Be Audited After Patient Deaths At Phoenix Hospital

And the Phoenix VA is apparently doing nothing about it.

Trump Sends A Message To Bad Employees At The VA: 'You're Fired'

Politics | Jonah Bennett
U.S. President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up to supporters at the Phoenix Convention Center during a rally on August 22, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. An earlier statement by the president that he was considering a pardon for Joe Arpaio,, the former sheriff of Maricopa County who was convicted of criminal contempt of court for defying a court order in a case involving racial profiling, has angered Latinos and immigrant rights advocates. Ralph Freso/Getty Images.

‘They don’t do a good job, they’re out’

More Than 2,000 Veterans Are Waiting For An Appointment Outside The VA

US | Michael Volpe
A supporter claps as President Donald Trump participates in an event celebrating veterans at AMVETS Post 44 in Struthers, Ohio, July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘An absolute nightmare’

VA Secretary: We Can't Let Nazis Go Unchallenged

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin looks on prior to U.S. President Trump signing an Executive Order on improving accountability and whistleblower protection, at the Veterans Affairs Department in Washington, U.S., April 27, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

‘It is a dishonor’

VA Experimentation Chief Says VA Didn't Use Puppies, But Docs Prove They Did

US | Jonah Bennett
Dog behind fence holding up paw. Marco Ossino/Shutterstock.

‘True in the vast majority of cases’

Appeal Board Forces VA To Rehire DC Medical Center Director

US | Jonah Bennett
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin (L) testifies before the House Veterans Affairs Committee about ongoing reforms at the VA with VA Inspector General Michael Missal in the Cannon House Office Building on Capitol Hill March 7, 2017 in Washington, DC. Titled, 'Shaping the Future: Consolidating and Improving VA Community Care,' the hearing focused on the work the department is doing to reduce patient wait time with the Patient Centered Community Care and the Veterans Choice programs. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.

‘Protecting our Veterans is my most important responsibility’

Widow Wants Answers After Marine Vet Husband Overdoses In VA Care

US | Jonah Bennett
Syringe, white powder, test tubes. designer491/Shutterstock.

‘They promised me this wouldn’t happen’

Department Of Veterans Affairs Fires DC Medical Center Director

US | Jonah Bennett
Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee Holds Nomination Hearing For David Shulkin To Be Veterans Affairs Secretary

‘This action underscores VA’s commitment to holding all employees accountable’

Veteran Tasked With Fixing The Agency That Tried To Destroy His Career

US | Jonah Bennett
David Shulkin testifes to become Veterans Affairs secretary in Washington

‘I told them I was willing to clean toilets, take out the garbage’

VA Secretary: Caring For Transgender Veterans Not 'A Major Complication'

US | Hollis Poch
(Photo Credit: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

‘And we are going to continue to service them’