Phoenix VA Medical Center In 'Filthy' Conditions, McCain Furious

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R-AZ) reacts to the cheers from the crowd at a campaign rally in Dayton

‘We have a long way to go to change the culture that led to this scandal in care at the Phoenix VA’

Department Of Veterans Affairs Wins Award For 'Most Secretive Agency'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
VA Secretary McDonald Addresses State Of The Veterans Affairs Department

‘Secrecy, evasion and a fundamentally curious view of what contributes ‘to the public’s understanding’ of government’

Dem Senate Candidate Tammy Duckworth Blasted For Wasting $5 Million As A VA Official

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
House Members-Elect Pose For Group Photo At The U.S. Capitol

‘Duckworth…wasted millions of taxpayer dollars on a failed marketing effort that did nothing to help veterans’

VA Crook Gets Wrist-Slap Sentence For 64 Criminal Counts

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
A former VA director is going to prison for more criminal corruption counts than his age in years. REUTERS/Samantha Sais

‘The FBI and our law enforcement partners will continue to aggressively pursue those who abuse the trust’

Top VA Official And Her Hubby Targets In Conflict Of Interest Probe

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
A man walks past the headquarters building at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Washington, DC, May 23, 2014. Larry Downing/Reuters

Senior VA official and hubby object of watchdog’s conflicts-of-interest probe

VA Official Refuses To Admit Combat-Disabled Veteran Served

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Vietnam veteran (Credit: Orhan Cam/Shutterstock)

‘That right there was one of the most—if not the most—offensive answers I’ve heard in any committee hearing’

VA Picks Woman Who Dismissed Scandal For Years As The Person To Fix The Scandal

Daily Caller News Foundation | Luke Rosiak
Tomah VA Employees Playing Hungry, Hungry Hippo

‘I was astounded’

Obama Warns Against Privatizing The VA Since It's Getting Better

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
President Barack Obama (Reuters Pictures)

Obama: ‘dismantling the VA system would be a mistake’

VA Uses 20-Year-Old Form To Grill Job Applicants About PTSD

Daily Caller News Foundation | Luke Rosiak
Military and civilian government employees work side-by-side at a pharmacy at Lovell, a DoD-VA hospital. Photo provided by hospital.

Government banned such inquiries years ago

There Are Now More Than 500,000 Vets Waiting Over 30 Days For Care

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
House Holds Hearing On Final Report Into Deaths At Phoenix VA Hospital

Wait times for primary care appointments are also up

VA Proposes To Remove Ban On Transgender Surgery For Vets

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Transgender (Shutterstock)

‘This is incredibly welcome news for so many transgender veterans and their families’

VA Admits It Failed To Properly Diagnose 24,000 Vets With Traumatic Brain Injury

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Brain Scan (Shutterstock)

‘That a single veteran should be improperly treated for these injuries is inexcusable’

Give The VA Bureaucracy A Permanent Pink Slip

Opinion | Rob Maness
House Holds Hearing On Final Report Into Deaths At Phoenix VA Hospital

While the Secretary’s remarks were both foolhardy and callous, they are only a symptom of a larger disease.

VA Fails To Pay Private Medical Bills After Vet Was Locked Out Of VA ER In The Cold

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
McDonald delivers an apology, for recent misstatements about his military record, to reporters outside VA headquarters in Washington

‘If this were an UBER ride it would be zero stars’

VA Insists On Paper Records, Slowing Payments To Private Docs But Creating Union Jobs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Luke Rosiak
Messy stacks of paper medical records as a VA facility. US government photo from VA IG report https://veteransnewsblog.files.wordpress.com/2012/08/vaoig-12-00244-241.pdf

Spent $127 million to move to an automated system, then scrapped the project

Dying Veteran Tried To Warn Democratic Congressman Of VA Abuse

Daily Caller News Foundation | Luke Rosiak
Rep Ron Kind of Wisconsin. (Credit: usfwsmidwest/Flickr, no changes made) https://flic.kr/p/cYUwUN

Wisconsin Democrat was told by dying vet of problems at VA’s Tomah hospital

VA Supervisor Who Managed Secret Wait List Just Tried To Deny Appointments For Veterans

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Veteran Affairs Clinics To Be Audited After Patient Deaths At Phoenix Hospital

‘In 40 years of practice I have never heard of anything like this!’

Obama Political Appointee 'Burrows' Into Permanent Job at VA

Daily Caller News Foundation | Luke Rosiak
Political appointees who try to get permanent government jobs as a presidency ends are called "moles" or "burrowers" (Copyright: Bildagentur Zoonar GmbH/Shutterstock)

‘Less qualified civil service’

VA Wrongly Declares 4,200 Veterans Dead, Cuts Off Their Benefits

US | Kelly McDonald
Veteran Medals

‘It’s a problem’

LGBT Amendment Quashes Energy Spending Bill In The House

| Juliegrace Brufke
U.S. House Speaker Ryan listens to a question during his weekly news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Republicans were right to oppose the bill’