Tag: Veterans

Former VA Doctor Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing Veterans Under His Care

September 19, 2020 1:41 PM
Former VA Doctor Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing Veterans Under His Care

A former VA doctor has pleaded guilty to three counts of sexual abuse of veterans under his care.

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Military Pensions are Creating a Generation of Millionaires

February 3, 2020 5:11 PM

The current generation of military service members have pensions worth millions and they don’t even know it. The author describes how the TSP can help supplement these pensions.

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Should the VA be Providing Acupuncture Services to Veterans?

December 4, 2019 10:03 AM
Should the VA be Providing Acupuncture Services to Veterans?

Legislation has been introduced to require the VA to expand access to acupuncture services.

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Another Bill Targets VA Overpayment Errors

September 25, 2019 8:40 AM
Another Bill Targets VA Overpayment Errors

Another bill has been introduced to try to remedy overpayments made to veterans by the VA.

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Trump Signs Executive Order to Eliminate Student Loan Debt for Disabled Veterans

August 21, 2019 6:22 PM

President Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday directing the Education Department to more easily forgive the federal student loans of 100% disabled veterans.

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Lawmakers Calling for Action After Veteran Suicides at VA Facilities

April 29, 2019 6:23 PM

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling for more to be done to prevent veteran suicides after three former service members took their lives at Veterans Affairs facilities within five days earlier this month.

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Senators Don’t Want Veterans to Pay for VA’s Benefits Errors

March 25, 2019 11:04 AM
Senators Don’t Want Veterans to Pay for VA’s Benefits Errors

Legislation has been reintroduced that would shield veterans from having to pay back benefits they received as a result of the VA’s errors.

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Former VA Official Sentenced for $2 Million Bribery Scheme

February 17, 2019 1:48 PM
Former VA Official Sentenced for $2 Million Bribery Scheme

A former VA official has been sentenced for his role in a $2 million scheme in which he took bribes in return for enrolling disabled military veterans into schools.

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New Law Allows Agencies to Pay Interest for Mistakes on Military Service Deposits

January 3, 2019 2:37 PM
New Law Allows Agencies to Pay Interest for Mistakes on Military Service Deposits

A new law would authorize agencies to pay interest to federal employees on mistakes made in calculating military service deposits.

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Apple Launches Discount Program for Veterans and Military

December 7, 2018 9:41 AM
Apple Launches Discount Program for Veterans and Military

Apple has launched a discount program for active duty military and veterans with discounts on many of its products including iPhone and Apple Watches.

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