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Abandoned at Home

This is what life is like for veterans the VA has left behind.

by VICE News
Jul 1 2014, 1:20am

Photo via Curtis Shanley

As politicians in Washington wring their hands over the Veterans Affairs scandal, VICE News travels to Portland, Oregon, to see what it's all really about. We meet Curtis Shanley, a former Marine Corps machine-gunner, who has spent the past five years wading through red tape to get medical attention for a crippling injury he suffered while serving his country in Iraq.

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