A bill to provide rural vets with transportation to the VA makes moves“All veterans deserve the same access to quality health care, whether they live in Big Sandy or the Big Apple”
Waiting on a claim? A VA appeals bill awaits Trump's signatureMore than 450,000 veterans are waiting a decision on their claims for benefits. Currently, the appeals process can take up to 5 years.
The VA now has a retired Marine Corps Colonel as deputy secretary; 5 others confirmed by Senate“I applaud my colleagues in the Senate for their swift confirmation of these exceptional nominees.” Said Sen. Johnny Isakson R-GA, Chairman of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee.
Waiting on a VA appeals claim? This bill to fix the process passed in the SenateThis bill would give veterans three options to appeal their claims for benefits.
'Forever GI Bill' on its way to Trump's desk after passing in SenateThe largest expansion of veteran education benefits in nearly a decade has passed the Senate.
Senators call on Trump to appoint Special Envoy to Korean Peninsula, following ICBM launch
'Forever' GI Bill amendment removes time limit for veterans to use benefitsThe Senate Veterans Affairs committee unanimously approved legislation Wednesday that would expand veterans’ education benefits.
Senate takes first step on 'Forever' GI BillThe 'Forever' GI Bill was introduced in the Senate Thursday, suggesting little resistance on its way to becoming law.
6 VA appointees wait for Senate floor voteSix key positions for the Department of Veterans Affairs and U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims may soon be filled as they head to the full Senate for a vote.