Parasites May Be Killing Hundreds Of Vietnam Veterans

US | Jonah Bennett
Parasites in intestine. Juan Gaertner/Shutterstock.

The symptoms only start to appear decades later

Veteran Lit Himself On Fire After Appointment Cancellations

US | Jonah Bennett
Saluting

‘Staff failed to follow up on no-shows, clinic cancellations, termination of services’

EXCLUSIVE: Navy Vet Who Turned Down NFL Award Calls For End To VA Animal Research

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Sad dog in some grass. Mary Rice/Shutterstock.

‘VA is expending significant time, money, staff…to conduct and defend questionable dog experimentation’

Veterans Group Provides Medical Marijuana To Help Ease PTSD

Military | Nick Givas
A variety of medicinal marijuana buds in jars are pictured at Los Angeles Patients & Caregivers Group dispensary in West Hollywood October 18, 2016. Picture taken October 18, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

People drive from all over the state

Government To Pay Out $2.3 Million After Marine Corps Vet Overdosed From Toxic Cocktail Of Drugs

Defense | Jonah Bennett
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/George Frey)

$1.65 million will go straight to the widow and daughter of the Marine Corps veteran

VA Whistleblower Protection Office Heads To Bedford VA Over Retaliation Allegations

US | Jonah Bennett
A man walks past the headquarters building at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Washington, DC, May 23, 2014. Larry Downing/Reuters

‘The people I reported this to tried to cover it up’

Veteran Died While Nurse Aide Played Video Games

US | Jonah Bennett
Girl playing video games with game controller. file404/Shutterstock.

‘I was hoping the VA would give him the care that non-VA facilities didn’t’

Largest Federal Union Raises Alarm At VA Staffing Crisis Using Wrong Data

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Phil Glover, National Vice President of the American Federation of Government Employees, District 3, speaks during a noon-time rally on Independence Mall to protest proposed cuts in federal funding in Philadelphia

‘We all know that one vacancy is too many’

This Seems Like Another Clear Example Of VA Whistle-Blower Retaliation

Health | Michael Volpe
World War II veteran Luke Gasparre salutes during the singing of the U.S. National Anthem during a Purple Heart Reunification ceremony on Purple Heart Day in the Manhattan borough of New York City, August 7, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

‘They appear to have violated their own policy’

Veterans' Org Demands Facebook Collaborate With DOD, VA To Shut Down Disinformation

US | Jonah Bennett
The Facebook application is seen on a phone screen August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White

‘VVA is calling on Facebook and Twitter to immediately shut down all fake veteran pages and spam bots’

Legislators Want The VA To Let Veterans Adopt Dogs Used In Experiments

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Jack Russell Terrier running across grass. (Credit: Shutterstock)

‘This is a fiscally and morally responsible thing to do’

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’