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New deal reached to fix VA budget crisis after vets protest

WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressional Republicans and Democrats reached agreement Thursday on a $3.9 billion emergency spending package to fill a shortfall in the Department...

New deal reached to fix VA budget crisis after vets protest

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans and Democrats reached agreement Thursday on a $3.9 billion emergency spending package to fill a shortfall in the Department...

House committee seeks to let Veterans Affairs redirect funds

WASHINGTON (AP) - A House committee has unveiled a disputed plan to allow the Department of Veterans Affairs to shift $2 billion from other...

House unveils plan to fix VA’s budget gap as deadline looms

WASHINGTON (AP) - A House committee unveiled a disputed plan Friday to allow the Department of Veterans Affairs to shift $2 billion from other...

Veterans hospital officials removed over care allegations

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin has removed two top officials at New Hampshire's only veterans hospital and has ordered a...

Major veterans’ groups voice concern over Senate health bill

WASHINGTON (AP) - Major veterans' organizations are voicing concerns about a Senate GOP bill to repeal the nation's health care law, fearing the impact...

White House: Trump to sign VA accountability bill on Friday

WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says President Donald Trump will sign a bill Friday to make it easier to fire Department of Veterans...

Congress passes long-sought VA accountability bill

WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress approved long-sought legislation Tuesday to make firing employees easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs, part of an effort urged...

APNewsBreak: Grassley says VA lied about Iowa wait times

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley is accusing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs of lying about wait times for...

Shulkin stresses ‘lot of work to do’ to fix beleaguered VA

WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin warned Wednesday that the VA is "still in critical condition" despite efforts that predate his tenure...