Veterans Affairs

VA Wrongly Tells Veterans They're Dead, Cuts Off BenefitsA veteran from Florida got an alarming notification in regards to his Veterans Affairs benefits.
Bush Starting South Carolina Visit By Meeting With VeteransRepublican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush is meeting with veterans in South Carolina.
Conversations With Veterans: Howard Wasdin's Success Post Military LifeElite Navy SEAL sniper Howard Wasdin survived the infamous battle made famous in the hit movie “Black Hawk Down,” but medical retirement and coming home, presented him with challenges he never expected.
$17B Bipartisan Deal Reached To Start Fixing Embattled VA Health CareLawmakers have reached a bipartisan deal to start fixing the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs. The deal to improve veterans' health care would authorize at least $17 billion to fix the health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays, the bill's chief supporters said Monday.
Miami VA Chief Defiant, Vows To Stay OnThe embattled chief of staff for the Miami VA said he has no intention of resigning, despite calls for him to step down following revelations that in 2009 he agreed never to practice medicine again in the state of New York and was sanctioned by the state of Florida for allegedly failing to provide the proper care to one of his patients who died a painful and gruesome death.
CBS4 Investigates: The Long Wait Inside The Miami VAAn internal VA audit released Monday shows there are more than 57,000 new veterans across the country have been waiting more than 90 days for an appointment to see a doctor. In Florida the number is 8,500.
Amid VA Secretary Resignation, Local Politicians Call For More Action Amid calls for resignation, the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) secretary did just that.
Rubio Demands VA Changes, Reacts To Miami WhistleblowerFlorida Senator Marco Rubio said recent allegations made by a whistle blower inside the Miami VA are both disturbing but sadly typical of the VA’s problems across the country.
Gov. Scott Wants State Inspections Of Federal Hospitals Governor Rick Scott has asked the secretary of the state's main health agency to order inspections for federal hospitals that serve veterans.
Miami Man Turns Life Around, Gives Back To Fellow VeteransOne veteran spent the holiday serving the people who need it most. He knows the tragedies of war can affect civilian life, and he's trying to use that knowledge to help others.
Miami VA Gets New DirectorBeginning Monday, Miami’s VA Healthcare System will be under new leadership. Paul Russo has been tapped as the new director.
Two Dozen Charged In Pill Scam At Palm Beach VA CenterMore than a dozen people were taken into custody for all selling oxycodone and other drugs around a Veterans Affairs medical center in Palm Beach County.
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