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Veterans Benefits

VA Chief of Staff Snyder to serve as interim department secretary

The Army veteran will oversee department operations until the confirmation of Dr. David Shulkin to l…

VA to start offering IVF services to veterans this spring

Congress approved the change last fall, to bring VA services in line with Defense Department offerin…

VVA to Obama: Why pardon felons and not suffering vets?

The veterans group wants action on the issue of "bad paper" discharges before the president leaves o…

VA by the numbers: Has the department made progress?

A look at some key statistics of veterans programs as the bureaucracy prepares to change leaders.

Defense officials approve expanded veterans online shopping benefit

Defense officials have given the green light to allow all honorably discharged veterans to shop at o…

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61 military and veteran job fairs through August

The following are upcoming job fairs for service members and veterans. Go to the website for an even…

Americans think more than half of vets have mental problems, survey says

Nearly 3 million active and reserve members have left the service for civilian life since 2001.

Rescuers, rescued recall events that led to Lt. Col. Charles Kettles' Medal of Honor

Retired Lt. Col. Charles Kettles sat with friends, crew members and some of the soldiers he saved to…

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VA Chief of Staff Snyder to serve as interim department secretary

The Army veteran will oversee department operations until the confirmation of Dr. David Shulkin to l…

VA to start offering IVF services to veterans this spring

Congress approved the change last fall, to bring VA services in line with Defense Department offerin…

VVA to Obama: Why pardon felons and not suffering vets?

The veterans group wants action on the issue of "bad paper" discharges before the president leaves o…

VA by the numbers: Has the department made progress?

A look at some key statistics of veterans programs as the bureaucracy prepares to change leaders.

Defense officials approve expanded veterans online shopping benefit

Defense officials have given the green light to allow all honorably discharged veterans to shop at o…

Trump picks top vets health official as the next VA secretary

Dr. David Shulkin would be the first non-veteran ever to serve in the post.

Minnesota Rep. Walz takes over as top House Democrat on veterans panel

Walz is the highest-ranking enlisted soldier in Congress and has been a favorite of veterans groups…

Supreme Court lets stand Texas veterans tuition aid program

The U.S. Supreme Court has let stand an appeals court ruling that upholds a much-watched Texas progr…