Veterans Feel Silenced After VA Meeting

WHITE CITY, Ore. — ┬áVeterans are dissatisfied after the White City VA promised an open public forum Friday night, but restricted their ability to speak. Residents at the facility were prevented from talking to media or even home videographers unless they signed a waiver. However, waivers were not brought to the meeting in the first … Continue reading »

Officials Censor White City VA Town Hall

WHITE CITY, Ore. – The town halls were designed to give veterans the opportunity to stand up to a panel and voice whatever questions or frustrations they have with their local Veterans Affairs facilities. “They come back my cousin committed suicide a year ago and he was a veteran. A young boy at that. You … Continue reading »

New Report on VA: “Corrosive Culture”

(CNN) — A new report to the President says the Veterans Affairs health system suffers from a “corrosive culture” that has hurt the agency’s ability to provide timely care to vets. The report comes from Rob Nabors, whom President Obama sent to assess the troubled agency. The report also finds leadership at the VA lacks … Continue reading »