Veterans Affairs

3.29.18

VA Secretary David Shulkin is out, and Trump's personal doctor is in

Trump made the surprise announcement in a pair of tweets Wednesday

2.6.18

Congress Is Too Cheap to Give Veterans the Benefits They Demand

All politicians say they want to help veterans. So why aren't they doing more?

2.20.17

America Has Been Screwing Over Its Veterans Since the Revolutionary War

A dive into the long history of the US government making promises to soldiers, then breaking them.

11.11.15

What It’s Like to Be an Iraq War Veteran on Veterans Day

From fielding questions from his six-year-old son about Veterans Day to speaking to an auditorium full of college kids, Iraq war veteran Colby Buzzell has made the rounds.

1.6.15

2015 Is Canada’s Year of the Spy

Job shakeups show that Stephen Harper is looking to focus on security and intelligence in the new year.

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11.11.14

Why Haven't the Administrators Behind the VA Scandal Been Fired?

Just in time for Veterans Day, the Obama administration has announced that as many as 1,000 employees in the country's embattled VA could face disciplinary action. So why are top hospital administrators still on the agency's payroll?

8.30.12

Don't Be a Soldier in the City

A Center for Investigative Reporting special report about how disabled veterans in major cities are getting screwed on treatment by a mismanaged, inefficient Veterans Affairs program.