Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs

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

Trump made the surprise announcement in a pair of tweets Wednesday
Alexa Liautaud
3.29.18
veterans

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?
Mark Hay
2.6.18
Veterans Affairs

The VA overpaid tens of thousands of veterans, and now it says they have to give the money back

Sara Jerving
3.27.17
veterans

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.
Mark Hay
2.20.17
Stuff

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.
Colby Buzzell
11.11.15
News

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.
Justin Ling
1.6.15
News

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?
CJ Ciaramella
11.11.14
News

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.
VICE Staff
8.30.12